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Time to invest in a sustainable future

From city planning to environmental protection, studies in sustainability are highly sought after and have become popular in both education and business fields

From city planning to environmental protection, studies in sustainability are highly sought after and have become popular in both education and business fields

Time to invest in a sustainable future
8 Jan 2019 - 9:59AM
Spearheading an inclusive approach to special needs

The growing demand in Hong Kong for special-education experts and teachers drives the supply of comprehensive courses and programmes in the higher education sector

The growing demand in Hong Kong for special-education experts and teachers drives the supply of comprehensive courses and programmes in the higher education sector

Spearheading an inclusive approach to special needs
3 Jan 2019 - 12:31PM
A world apart

Landscaped green environs, spacious recreation facilities and the promise of good education are driving up the interest in modern developments in Tuen Mun, Tsuen Wan and Yuen Long

Landscaped green environs, spacious recreation facilities and the promise of good education are driving up the interest in modern developments in Tuen Mun, Tsuen Wan and Yuen Long

A world apart
26 Nov 2018 - 3:16PM
Privacy and a ticket to ride

New luxury home projects in New Territories East offer affluent seclusion, excellent transport links and access to some of Hong Kong’s best schools

New luxury home projects in New Territories East offer affluent seclusion, excellent transport links and access to some of Hong Kong’s best schools

Privacy and a ticket to ride
26 Nov 2018 - 3:17PM
Vocational courses prepare students for take-off in Hong Kong’s aviation industry

Vocational Training Council offers two-year, part-time paid foundation studies while HKU Space Community College has a two-year, full-time higher diploma in industry basics

Vocational Training Council offers two-year, part-time paid foundation studies while HKU Space Community College has a two-year, full-time higher diploma in industry basics

Vocational courses prepare students for take-off in Hong Kong’s aviation industry
24 Jul 2018 - 11:28AM
Private sector’s early childhood learning offers alternative to government-funded universities for early childhood learning

Graduates from the new programme at Yew Chung College of Early Childhood Education can attain qualifications in registered kindergarten teacher, childcare worker, special childcare worker and supervisor

Graduates from the new programme at Yew Chung College of Early Childhood Education can attain qualifications in registered kindergarten teacher, childcare worker, special childcare worker and supervisor

Private sector’s early childhood learning offers alternative to government-funded universities for early childhood learning
26 Jul 2018 - 10:21AM
Playing for keeps: are playgroups and nursery classes necessary?
8 May 2018 - 5:59PM
4 ways to ease the first-day jitters
2 May 2018 - 4:54PM
Preschoolers and technology: how parents can watch and learn
9 Apr 2018 - 11:08AM
All-girl teams shine at global tech contest with health care apps
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
Embracing the differences: how a local school develops a curriculum that truly caters for all
22 Jan 2018 - 11:52AM
[Event] CEIBS Europe Forum - London
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
PolyU knowledge transfer builds a stronger economy and society

[Sponsored article] Knowledge transfer has long been a strong DNA strand of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) that strives to bring together teaching, research, and real-life application as its core missions.

[Sponsored article] Knowledge transfer has long been a strong DNA strand of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) that strives to bring together teaching, research, and real-life application as its core missions.

PolyU knowledge transfer builds a stronger economy and society
7 Jun 2017 - 5:56PM
How universities innovate to create impact

[Sponsored article] With a decades-long track record of working closely with the government and fostering professional skills in the private sector, technology know-how and scientific research, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has always been at the heart of the economic development in Hong Kong, as its alumni assume global leadership positions in various industries.

[Sponsored article] With a decades-long track record of working closely with the government and fostering professional skills in the private sector, technology know-how and scientific research, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has always been at the heart of the economic development in Hong Kong, as its alumni assume global leadership positions in various industries.

How universities innovate to create impact
29 May 2017 - 5:20PM
Playing for keeps

Is "playgroup" a dirty word for parents in Hong Kong? Playgroups have been criticised in the mainstream media, and on social media, for putting too much pressure on young children.

Is "playgroup" a dirty word for parents in Hong Kong? Playgroups have been criticised in the mainstream media, and on social media, for putting too much pressure on young children.

Playing for keeps
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
Case Study Part 2: Difference between Local and International Kindergartens Explained

Chris Davis, a British freelance writer who has been in Hong Kong for three decades, believes in the importance of critical thinking, but also of learning the local language.

Chris Davis, a British freelance writer who has been in Hong Kong for three decades, believes in the importance of critical thinking, but also of learning the local language.

Case Study Part 2: Difference between Local and International Kindergartens Explained
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
Case Study Part 1: Difference between Local and International Kindergartens Explained

Charlie Suo Xiaozhao is typical of the Chinese-speaking parents who opt to send their children to international schools.

Charlie Suo Xiaozhao is typical of the Chinese-speaking parents who opt to send their children to international schools.

Case Study Part 1: Difference between Local and International Kindergartens Explained
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
Celebrating 80 years of excellence

[Sponsored Article] The strive for greatness, an understanding of the importance of technological innovation and application, and a deep sense of responsibility in nurturing future leaders of society have all seen The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) bearing much fruit as it celebrates its 80th anniversary.

[Sponsored Article] The strive for greatness, an understanding of the importance of technological innovation and application, and a deep sense of responsibility in nurturing future leaders of society have all seen The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) bearing much fruit as it celebrates its 80th anniversary.

Celebrating 80 years of excellence
13 Mar 2017 - 9:02AM
Innovate for humanity

ACEM EMBAs and MBAs train managers to meet people’s needs - and deal with the unpredictable.

ACEM EMBAs and MBAs train managers to meet people’s needs - and deal with the unpredictable.

Innovate for humanity
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
The power of caregiving

Mixing with mainstream pupils helps special needs students unlock their full potential.

Mixing with mainstream pupils helps special needs students unlock their full potential.

The power of caregiving
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
Planting seeds of hope

Schools use volunteer work to help students realise the importance of giving back to the community. Service learning is an increasingly important aspect of education...

Schools use volunteer work to help students realise the importance of giving back to the community. Service learning is an increasingly important aspect of education...

Planting seeds of hope
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
MBAs in Hong Kong: a quick reference guide

HKUST’s MBA programme, founded in 1991, is one of the best in the world. Ranked 14th in the latest Financial Times survey of business schools...

 

HKUST’s MBA programme, founded in 1991, is one of the best in the world. Ranked 14th in the latest Financial Times survey of business schools...

 
MBAs in Hong Kong: a quick reference guide
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
More than beauty
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
Trendy Asian cities rival China for study tours

Taipei, Singapore and South Korea are hitting the mainland’s popularity as a destination. Summer holidays are coming, with the promise of fun and freedom for the little...

Taipei, Singapore and South Korea are hitting the mainland’s popularity as a destination. Summer holidays are coming, with the promise of fun and freedom for the little...

Trendy Asian cities rival China for study tours
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
The Hong Kong parents opting out of the kindergarten rat race
13 May 2015 - 6:42PM
The Hong Kong parents opting out of the kindergarten rat race

Parents should resist the temptation to push their children to cram in as much knowledge as they can, and kindergartens should foster an eagerness to learn, educators say. 

Parents should resist the temptation to push their children to cram in as much knowledge as they can, and kindergartens should foster an eagerness to learn, educators say. 

The Hong Kong parents opting out of the kindergarten rat race
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
Strategising to stake a niche in the storage business
28 Aug 2015 - 2:09PM
Strategising to stake a niche in the storage business
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
Grades no guarantee of success, as troubled children of the rich show

There is more to a child's growth than good grades, and parents must maintain a balanced view of what success means for their offspring, says a leading psychologist.

There is more to a child's growth than good grades, and parents must maintain a balanced view of what success means for their offspring, says a leading psychologist.

Grades no guarantee of success, as troubled children of the rich show
31 Mar 2015 - 6:11AM
Grades no guarantee of success, as troubled children of the rich show

A US psychologist says giving children a balanced view of what success means is a better avenue to self-fulfilment than simply pushing them to achieve top grades. Outwardly, the teens...

A US psychologist says giving children a balanced view of what success means is a better avenue to self-fulfilment than simply pushing them to achieve top grades. Outwardly, the teens...

Grades no guarantee of success, as troubled children of the rich show
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM