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  1. News - China - EDUCATION

    China's teens lead world for financial know-how

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:39am by AP

    ... Associated Press Shanghai teens lead world in financial know-how China leads the pack when it comes to the financial knowledge and skills of 15-year-old boys and girls, according to an international study released yesterday. Shanghai had the highest average score out of representative groups in 18 countries who participated in the testing for the Paris-based Organisation for Economic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1550686/chinas-teens-lead-world-financial-know-how
  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Alliance convenor Joseph Cheng Yu-shek took credit for others' work, claims his ex-colleague

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Staff Reporters

    ... have been given to his collaborators. One of the co-authors told the South China Morning Post that the case was too long ago to be remembered. The others could not be reached for comment. Cheng ... joint article with Professor Zhang Mujin of Tsinghua University on the ecology in China's western provinces. He was also listed as lead author on a piece on Buddhism, published in 2003 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550562/alliance-convenor-joseph-cheng-yu-shek-took-credit-others-work-claims
  3. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    School dropouts in rural China could be as high as 20 million, says study

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 05:02pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com At least 20 million youngsters in rural China have quit school to follow in the footsteps of their migrant worker parents and find work in cities, according to a study. Nearly 1,000 young villagers in 66 villages across six provinces were polled, of which about one in ten were found to have dropped out of school. Based on the findings, sociology professor ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1544335/school-dropouts-rural-china-could-be-high-20-million-says-study
  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Ageing East Kowloon school campuses miss government standards

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 03:16am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Almost 80pc of East Kowloon secondary school campuses fall short of government standards- yet most new sites go to international schools Ageing schools ... that children's education is being put at risk. They accused the Education Bureau of favouring elite international schools when new campus sites become available, and said the state of the schools cast ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1544449/ageing-east-kowloon-school-campuses-miss-government-standards
  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Tax-free status of Hong Kong’s international schools attacked

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 11:37pm by Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam

    ... under which international schools are given sites for a nominal fee, usually of about HK$1,000. But the South China Morning Post has discovered that its Hong Kong-based parent company, Nord ... a heritage site on Mount Davis was granted to the University of Chicago Booth School of Business for 10 years for a one-off premium of HK$1,000. Meanwhile, St Margaret's Girls' College ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1524102/tax-free-status-hong-kongs-international-schools-attacked
  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    UCLA chief says HK students beat American peers

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... chancellors in Hong Kong, whose role is ceremonial. He said 29 Hong Kong students would begin studies at UCLA this autumn, along with 290 from mainland China and 51 from Singapore. He said competition ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1545205/ucla-chief-says-hk-students-beat-american-peers
  7. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    Thousands of students at Liaoning university rage against dormitory 'evictions'

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 06:44pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Thousands of students at a Liaoning university are up in arms against the school’s plan to allegedly force them out of their dormitories to make way for a larger number of entrants. The mostly female students have accused Boha ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1543642/bohai-university-students-rage-against-dormitory-evictions
  8. News - World - EDUCATION

    US and Canadian academics demand changes to Confucius Institutes

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 09:37pm by AP

    ... an instructor's human-rights complaint alleging discrimination based on her belief in Falun Gong, a spiritual group that has been banned in China. The complaint led McMaster University in Ontario to close ... 400 already spread across more than 100 regions and countries, China expected to have 500 Confucius Institutes by next year, programme officials have said, along with 1,000 Confucius ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539702/us-and-canadian-academics-demand-changes-confucius-institutes
  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents seek permanent home for school

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by Johnny Tam

    ... of government restrictions that effectively exclude it from site allocation exercises, parents say. St Margaret's Girls' College is to move out of its Caine Road campus next month ... Mid-Levels to a five-year temporary site in Sha Tin granted by the government, parents of its pupils bemoan official policy that has barred it from qualifying for site allocations. In 2012, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1536414/parents-seek-permanent-home-school
  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong textbooks contain negative stereotypes on cultures and religions, researcher warns

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:58am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... of the purposes of education is to invite students to a broader world so they can transcend their social class and become upwardly mobile." The Education Bureau says it does not assess liberal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1538465/textbooks-taking-narrow-view-liberal-studies-hku-researcher-warns

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