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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    'Prejudice' claim as centre struggles for a new home

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 03:55am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... needs. Virginia Wilson, executive director of the Child Development Centre, said her organisation had spent five years struggling to find a suitable base for its early education training centre. ... in recent years because it was not registered as a school. Instead, it has had to pay high private-sector rents. "Isn't Hong Kong starting to become abnormal?" Wilson asked. ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - EDUCATION

    Book review: Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Dragon?, by Yong Zhao

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 11:16pm by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Dragon? by Yong Zhao Wiley China's touted rise to the top of the world education ladder has been declared a "Sputnik Moment" for the US- the nation must learn from China to maintain American status as a scholastic leader and superpower, it's said. Education expert Yong Zhao, who has written more than 20 books, ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Kids get up close with orchestra

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... at the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra's upcoming Jazz for Family concert. The programme prominently features the trumpet, and Raff Wilson, the orchestra's director of artistic planning, ... The idea of the children's concerts is to provide a fun way for the whole family to get closer to the orchestra, Wilson says. "If someone is curious about playing an instrument, it's ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Sarah Lee Wai-sze among sports stars winning a chance to shine in the classroom

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by Andrea Chen

    ... are willing to offer us a chance despite our previous poor academic performance," she said. Three-time Olympic swimmer Hannah Wilson, who is not part of the programme, said it was hard ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - EDUCATION

    More snap needed in too P.C. guide to perfection

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... Education Practice Perfect: 42 Rules for Getting Better at Getting Betterby Doug Lemov, Katie Yezzi and Erica WoolwayWileyTwo and a half starsDavid Wilson Practice Perfect: 42 Rules for Getting Better at Getting Better by Doug Lemov, Erica Woolway & Katie Yezzi Wiley David Wilson Comedian Chris Rock is just naturally funny, right? Wrong. In fact, to convey a sense ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Bilingual students more China-ready

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung linda.yeung@scmp.com Schools believe immersion in second language and culture will benefit their students, writes Linda Yeung Speaking in tongues Wilson Chan, who worked in Shanghai for several years, had always wanted to send his three children to a bilingual school. That opportunity eluded his two sons, now studying in Britain, but was possible for his youngest ...



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