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  1. Minister floats new committee to oversee open space

    Posted Apr 08th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong and Helen Wu Group would vet design of public areas The Development Bureau has proposed the formation of a committee under the Town Planning Board to supervise the design of public open space and will further study the option in its efforts to improve the quality of privately managed open areas. Planners and landscape architects welcomed Secretary for Development ...

  2. Youth forum gives students a new perspective

    Posted Jul 14th 2010, 12:00am by Cathy Chan

    ... geography, literature, economics and social studies. Andrew Wong Weng Seng, a Form Four student at Hwa Chong Institution, said he learned about the economic crisis and how the government responded. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Teaching pupils about benefits of rest has no effect on their sleeping habits: study

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 06:15pm by JENNFER NGO

    ... on their sleep habits, a Chinese University study has found. But one school which delayed the start of its school day by 15 minutes as part of the study has decided to make the schedule change permanent ... University of Hong Kong’s faculty of medicine. “[Previous] studies had shown that because teenagers’ biological clock is two hours slower than adults, it is actually slightly harder for them to sleep ...

  4. Urban Jungle

    Posted Oct 10th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... will be ashamed and may even retreat from studying. I also agree with my friend that at graduation from secondary school all should have a firm grounding in multiple disciplines: science and humanities. In Australia, many universities have a small humanities requirement, even for their science courses. The complaint in the city is that students in science stream studies have little useful knowledge ...

  5. liberal studies

    Posted May 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the past decade. c. It was closed down in 2003. d. It is part of the government's conservation plan. 2. Which of these features did the public most want based on the survey last year? a. green ... connection with the neighbouring areas of the Central Market? a. Urban Cocoon b. TFP Farrells c. Central Gateway d. UFO and the New Marketplace 4. Which of the four proposed designs features more ...

  6. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Sending students to schools abroad is just as vitally important to mainland China's interests as attracting more talents from the US Overseas study ... that the success of each country was linked with that of the other. She cited examples of ordinary Americans and Chinese who went to the other country on scholarships for studies and research. A day after ...

  7. liberal studies

    Posted Apr 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Middle School planning to teach? i) astrophysics ii) professional golf techniques iii) planetary system and weather patterns iv) urban planning and environmental topics a. i) and ii) b. ii) only ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions: 1 What is the aim behind Xiaodong Primary School's plan for an on-campus mini-golf course? a. to train professional golf players ...

  8. 'National' study plan fires debate

    Posted Oct 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Professor Kerry Kennedy, HKIEd's dean of faculty of education studies, thinks the media is an important socialisation influence for students in Hong Kong. 'Media is like a surrogate ... to make national education a compulsory school subject within two years has sparked fierce debate since Donald Tsang Yam-kuen announced the plan. Many teachers have objected during the four-month ...

  9. Learning to be leaders

    Posted Jun 26th 2009, 12:00am by Brendan O'Malley

    ... Brendan O'Malley A historic, high-performing independent secondary school in Singapore has torn down its subject department walls and dropped O-levels to concentrate on holistic, interdisciplinary learning. Pupils are expected to pick up new skills a ...

  10. Overseas study surges in popularity

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... If possible, I will try working abroad as well.' But not all the students planning to study overseas have a clear goal like Qing and Lin do. Some are going abroad simply to enhance ... French. I hope I can achieve a brilliant command of French. You can't find a better method to learn French than to immerse oneself in French culture,' said Qing, who studies French ...




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