Wong Kwan-Yu

Who said it?

Yu Zhengsheng

We need to more strictly follow the socialist path of political development with Chinese characteristics.

Wednesday, 13 March, 2013, 3:00am

Biased text's publisher hits back

The publisher at the centre of a controversy over national education hit back at critics yesterday, accusing them of political censorship by asking the government to ban a booklet they claim is biased towards Beijing.

National Education Services Centre director Wong Kwan-yu said: 'Some people want our book banned because they are unhappy about the views presented in it.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Call for evidence in language debate

Unions warn against rumours, speculation

The leaders of the two main teaching unions this week called for a more systematic and evidence-based approach to improving the teaching of English in Chinese-medium secondary schools.

2 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Union gets tough on size

A pro-government union has toughened its stance on small-class teaching, calling for a cap on maximum class sizes in the Primary One intake.

The call comes before the one-month government consultation on small-class teaching closes in two weeks.

19 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Education reforms fail to reach the classroom

Review of school inspections critical of teachers' methods and management

Students in nearly half of local schools recently inspected continue to learn in a teacher-centred environment that fails to challenge or interest them, despite six years of education reforms aimed at putting them first, a report released yesterday by the Education and Manpower Bureau reveals.

16 May 2006 - 12:00am