Education

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The Higher Education Festival, which is organised by the SCMP’s Education Post, will be held this year at InnoCentre, Kowloon Tong, on June 17.
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Cantonese is commonly spoken in our city, but we often disregard its written element. Here’s how the translation of a famous novel can change everything.
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How would you feel if a story you’d written years ago suddenly appeared on an exam paper? One author wasn’t sure even she would pass.
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Principals and teachers from six of the 50 Hong Kong public primary schools that trialled a revised version of the TSA last year have urged parents to give the new test a chance.
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1. A2. It is seen as a symbol of wealth.3. Because it contains mercury and dangerous toxins.4. C5. (i) T (ii) NG (iii) F
Sometimes someone will criticise an activity they’ve never tried.
Sometimes someone will criticise an activity they’ve never tried.
A new International Baccalaureate (IB) programme specialising in performing arts has been launched in Hong Kong to cater for students who want to study the subject at university or build a career in this field.
1. A 2. death and longevity trends3. (i) T (ii) F (iii) F4. comprehensive health care/health care for everyone5. South Korea
Both teachers and students have said this year’s DSE economics exam was just as tough as last year’s, with many questions testing students on their ability to accurately analyse diagrams and to apply economic concepts to current issues.
1. Chinese authorities have increased their control of the internet, and cracked down on live-streaming broadcasters.2. vulgarity / obscenity / wrong life values (any two)3. (i) massive (ii) unveiled
Connor Mitchell’s university classes take place online, he doesn’t have any exams and he studies in a different country every year. Is he looking into the future or taking a gamble?
Gibbs, 19, from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, was trying to decide between Syracuse University in upstate New York and George Washington University in D.C., where she was visiting that day. They are very different schools, offering two very different experiences.