I am on holiday from mid-July to late August - a happy result of accumulated leave I would forfeit unless I take it now.Sunday, 19 August, 2012, 6:30pm
Last month, I was invited to give a talk on 'How to facilitate the academic development of children with dyslexia' to parents and teachers of dyslexic children.
As I prepared, I discussed with my husband how we had tried to help our son with the challenges of dyslexia. Since he started primary education, my husband and I have shared supervising his homework and revision.15 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
A public consultation on the implementation of a 'joint parental responsibility model' looking at how both parents could be involved after a divorce was completed at the end of April.3 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
A holiday is an opportunity to take a break from the daily routine and nurture family relationships. At Easter, I went to Thailand with my husband, to give our children a break from our supervision, as well as to enjoy each other's company. To save time and energy, we joined a tour group of 19 people.6 May 2012 - 12:00am
Every summer, the question on everyone's lips is either 'where are you going for your holiday?' or 'where have you been?'
This year, my family and I spent our summer holiday in Macau. But instead of doing the rounds of the casinos, we went to museums on our three-day trip.2 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
I would like to tell you about my experience as the mother of a child with dyslexia. According to the Health Department, children with dyslexia have difficulty with word recognition, reading and dictation. Without proper assistance, this may result in a severe disability in acquiring reading skills.7 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
According to the Hospital Authority, evidence worldwide indicates that between one million and 1.7 million people have a mental disorder and between 70,000 and 200,000 people suffer severe mental illness. The figures indicate that quite a large number of families have to deal with members suffering from these problems. In Hong Kong, mental health has grown into a serious social issue.10 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
ALMOST 40 per cent of working parents are too busy to spend time with their family, a survey has revealed.
The survey, conducted by The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association (BGCA) of Hong Kong, focused on parents' work environment and its influence on their family, including children.15 May 2007 - 12:00am
Parents and teachers point finger at each other over students who quit the education system
Parents and teachers blame each other for school dropouts, a new survey has found.16 Jan 2007 - 12:00am