My little girl is a pupil of Lingnan Kindergarten and Day Nursery. The sponsoring body of the schools, Lingnan Education Organisation Limited (LEO), has ignored parents' repeated requests for a dialogue relating to the burning relocation issue.Wednesday, 2 November, 2011, 12:00am
There is surely something amiss in an education system when more than half of parents would gladly send their children overseas to study.2 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
His placid look belies the fact that he is under a burden of debt and expects tough years ahead. Working as a clerk at an IT company since completing an associate degree course last year, Marco Cheng Leung-tung is prepared to juggle work that involves night shifts and studying for a degree.26 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
The Education Bureau has published an information pack on the New Senior Secondary curriculum.
The seven-part book includes information on local and foreign universities and career-mapping.
The book will reach Secondary Six students this week. Secondary Four and Five students will have to wait for it until late November.20 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
A popular private school has been operating preschool classes without a licence in its new Kowloon Tong campus - but there is nothing the government can do about it.
This is because Think International is conducting its classes as 'playgroups', which fall outside current legislation.10 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
Headline criticism of the mainland's education system tends to focus on stifling university bureaucracy, conformity, corruption and academic irregularities. This overlooks the case for reform from bottom to top, starting with kindergartens.6 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
The central government has pledged 50 billion yuan (HK$61 billion) over the next five years to develop preschools in rural areas of underdeveloped western regions and in some impoverished areas in central China.2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
Dorothy Lo Yuen-ki is still shy and mumbles a little as she describes her daily routine of nursery school and piano practice.
The four-year-old slouches in her seat, scanning the room while she is quizzed by her coach, Charles Wong Chor-fai.21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
Keep the MPF true to its purpose
The Mandatory Provident Fund was set up to help ensure employees could afford to live in retirement, using contributions by themselves and their employers over the years.13 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
On a stage crowded with 40 lively children, two-year-old Luna Belza swayed to Chinese music and belted out nursery rhymes with gusto. She was the youngest participant of a study trip to the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing earlier this year.24 Jul 2011 - 12:00am