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  1. 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 offers young education on foreign policy US first lady Michelle Obama is absolutely right about the importance of overseas education, and that is exactly what the sons and daughters of many ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 27, 2013

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... political considerations can override ecological concerns. Because of the remarkable decline in the number of bees worldwide, the European Union has banned the use of certain pesticides ... The government argues that studies are inconclusive. There is also strong opposition to a ban in the US, again from chemical firms, where the number of beehives has declined by one third. In this kind ...

  3. Our textbooks are politically biased

    Posted Jul 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to instill patriotism in us, but patriotism is more than just rejoicing in progress. It is equally important to show the negative sides of our motherland so we can understand it with a more balanced mindset. How can we learn to relate to the mainland if we are not allowed to know its political system, warts and all? Tommy Chan Chuen-hin, SKH Tsang Shiu Tim Secondary School From the Editor ...

  4. Political tomes fair game

    Posted Jul 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... parents told us they are not happy about national education [to be introduced in primary schools this September], and they want to know more about the topic,' Kwong said. Other popular books ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - SCHOOLS

    Public funding boosting US charter schools

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... 6,000 charter schools in the US. "Twenty years after the start of the charter school movement, even with all the private energy and public policy cheerleading it has engendered, students ... Independent schools show some improvement in US ...

  6. Politics a tough sell on campus

    Posted Jun 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... attacking us for putting them up.' Chan Kai-yip served as president of the Hong Kong University Students' Union in 2006. She says most students feel disconnected from student politics ... unable to elect executive councils. At a time when the so-called post-1980s generation is said to be increasingly involved in social and political issues, few students seem interested in what ...

  7. Political bias?

    Posted Nov 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Is the current affairs test for secondary students, in the new liberal studies curriculum, too prone to political bias? Hong Kong's exams chief says teachers will be told to avoid it. Share your views: write to us. ...

  8. School politics

    Posted May 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Some democrats oppose the promotion of the Basic Law in Hong Kong secondary schools, saying the programme will be biased against them. What do you think of such a promotion? Share your views: write to us. ...

  9. US spy story recycles old yellow peril fears

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Paul Karl Lukacs Bloomberg last week published a remarkable piece of propaganda that smeared Chinese university students in the US as spies. In an article awkwardly headlined ... intelligence service deploys a freelance network including students, researchers and false-front companies... China sent 76,830 graduate students to US universities in 2010-2011, more than any other ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Liberal studies teachers must beware danger of tying grades to politics

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by Kelly Yang

    ... Kelly Yang Kelly Yang says students now being graded on their ability to think critically must never be penalised for their political views Teacher's test Last week, a group of high ... the June 4 incident and the filibuster campaigns were key topics. I am ecstatic that students will get to discover about the world through politics, for there are few more interesting ways ...




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