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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Early childhood education: by the same token

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... enrolment. Others, especially those in ageing districts with shrinking student populations, may not survive. Law, who is also the principal of a kindergarten in Mong Kok, speaks from experience. ... A voucher scheme to subsidise kindergarten education empowers parents but is driving many preschools out of business, writes Elaine Yau Like many working-class parents, Yim Ka-yin welcomes ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Kindergarten evicted from Tin Shui Wai loses out on new location

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:41am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... in the same district. Topkids International Preschool had sought a second-floor venue in the Tin Shing Court public housing estate. But the Education Bureau said yesterday it had been allocated ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    'Prejudice' claim as centre struggles for a new home

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

    ... A property agent in Wan Chai said the average monthly rent for commercial premises in the district was about HK$65 per sq ft. But the government subsidy covered only part of the rent, Wilson said, ...

  4. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    Chinese writer Cao Baoyin detained by police after alternative school closure

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 02:21pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... detained by police. Zhou and another family friend said police in Beijing’s Fengtai district searched Cao’s home there. A seizure notice by Fengtai police showed that two boxes of books, one laptop ... in the capital’s southern district. Cao was a strong advocate of the “new education” model of alternative schooling, which the primary school affiliated with the Fengtai No.2 Middle School in his home ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Secondary school joy as numbers decrease

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam and Andrea Chen

    ... children's chances of being admitted to the schools of their choice in the discretionary stage, when principals choose up to 30 per cent of their intake. One principal of a primary school in Yau Tsim Mong District, which covers Yau Ma Tei, Tsim Sha Tsui and Mong Kok, was overjoyed at the results of the allocation. "It has been the best year in my entire career," said Chu ...

  6. News - China - EDUCATION

    Undercover investigation: Become a native English teacher in China, no questions asked

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 04:20am by Staff Reporters

    ... only with a basic résumé, a Post reporter walked in to a language school in a modern, high-rise building in Beijing's central business district. The reporter was immediately asked ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong has its first school for principals

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 09:55am by Elaine Yau

    ... Preparing budgets, reviewing tenders for construction projects, and coping with inspection officials are among the growing number of duties confronting head teachers as the government launches academic reforms and new initiatives to boost the quality of e ...

  8. News - China - EDUCATION

    Shanghai kindergarten punished for playing Japanese war song at graduation

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 02:23pm by Kathy Gao

    ... department of Zhabei district in Shanghai confirmed this in a statement on Thursday evening. The school suspended the responsible directors from their duties after a clip of the ceremony recently ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Schools fear new classes won't last

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 03:51am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Policy to move cross-border children away from North District set to cause problems elsewhere Schools fear new classes won't last A government policy to relieve mounting pressure on North District schools from cross-border pupils- mostly children born in Hong Kong to mainland parents- may have created a headache for other districts ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    New school ties

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau elaine.yau@scmp.com Local colleges offering alternative curricula at lower costs may give international schools a run for their money, writes Elaine Yau New school ties ... is delighted with the change of attitude towards his studies. elaine.yau@scmp.com ...




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