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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

8 Jan 2019 - 9:59AM

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
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

3 Jan 2019 - 12:31PM

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
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

26 Nov 2018 - 3:16PM

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
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

26 Nov 2018 - 3:17PM

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
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

24 Jul 2018 - 11:28AM

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
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

26 Jul 2018 - 10:21AM

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
Playing for keeps: are playgroups and nursery classes necessary?
4 ways to ease the first-day jitters
Preschoolers and technology: how parents can watch and learn
All-girl teams shine at global tech contest with health care apps
Embracing the differences: how a local school develops a curriculum that truly caters for all
[Event] CEIBS Europe Forum - London
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.

7 Jun 2017 - 5:56PM

[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
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.

29 May 2017 - 5:20PM

[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
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.

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
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.

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
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.

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
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.

13 Mar 2017 - 9:02AM

[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
Innovate for humanity

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

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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

Innovate for humanity
The power of caregiving

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

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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

The power of caregiving
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...

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
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...

 
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
More than beauty
20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM
More than beauty
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...

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
The Hong Kong parents opting out of the kindergarten rat race
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. 

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
Strategising to stake a niche in the storage business
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.

31 Mar 2015 - 6:11AM

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
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...

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

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
Hong Kong jazz musicians team with students to support special needs school