Kelly Yang

Kelly Yang is the founder of The Kelly Yang Project, an after-school writing program for children in Hong Kong. At KYP, she teaches creative writing, public speaking and critical reasoning. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and Harvard Law School. Follow Kelly on Twitter: @kellyyanghk
Kelly Yang
Kelly Yang is the founder of The Kelly Yang Project, an after-school writing program for children in Hong Kong. At KYP, she teaches creative writing, public speaking and critical reasoning. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and Harvard Law School. Follow Kelly on Twitter: @kellyyanghk

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Netflix: great for Hong Kong viewers, not so good for home-grown talent
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Helping with homework isn’t just mum’s job, especially when she’s also working full time
Sporting nature: Kids in Hong Kong, and elsewhere, need to learn how to lose
Unhealthy obsession with technology, even in the gym, leaves us with no energy to form real friendships
Body check: Why Gisele Bundchen's 3ft-wide butt is nothing to admire in central Hong Kong's Admiralty
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Hong Kong should invest in training local teachers for better English, rather than relying on its outdated native speaker scheme
It takes more than just money to create a happy workforce, in Hong Kong, the US or anywhere else
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Hong Kong high school students: If you want to stand out from the crowd, get a summer job
Even Hong Kong's sought-after private schools cannot ignore customer needs
Enough of Hong Kong's wintry summers
It's never too late to start nurturing the gift of friendship
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