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Event recap: The Hong Kong Direct Subsidy Scheme School Expo
November 23, 2016
The Hong Kong Direct Subsidy School Expo (HKDSSSC), which took place on November 19th at The Cordis Hotel, was the biggest gathering of Hong Kong’s...
Service and service learning
May 23, 2017
Important and often overlooked research has been done regarding the science of the brain, and this, combined with our knowledge of the impact of se
The right incentive structure makes firms smarter
May 23, 2017
Assessing top-level managerial contractual design from a long-term strategy perspective.  
How to stop your child falling asleep at school and help them cope better with Hong Kong students’ heavy workloads
May 22, 2017
Lack of sleep or irregular bedtimes can lead to children being unfocused in lessons and missing out on important learning, so it is essential for...
Credit where it's due
May 22, 2017
A full-time MBA in the mid-2000s at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management gave Soon Sze Meng the impetus and contacts to take the...
[SCMP Archive] Charitable catwalk
  • Contributor
May 22, 2017
35 HKIS students hit the stage to raise funds for Operation Smile.
Tom Pringle, aka Dr Bunhead, uses the ‘wow factor’ to interest youngsters in science
May 22, 2017
Young students used to regard science as a boring subject. But that perception is changing due to the hard work and imaginative approach of a new...
Playing for keeps
May 22, 2017
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...
Tireless teacher tells bedside stories to help rouse pupil from 15-month coma
May 21, 2017
A teacher in eastern China has helped a pupil regain consciousness after being in a coma for 15 months by telling him stories at his bedside,...
Hong Kong students at UK universities could help decide the next British prime minister
May 20, 2017
Hong Kong students at universities in Britain are rushing to register to vote ahead of the upcoming UK general election, as the race heats up to...
If at first you don’t succeed: Chinese college hopeful, 50, makes 21st attempt to pass notorious entry exam
May 19, 2017
At age 50, Liang Shi has been dubbed China’s “craziest examinee” as he prepares to sit one more time – his 21st attempt – in the hope cracking the...