Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Tuesday, September 2, 2014   




The best in business
An MBA is one of the most expensive qualifications to obtain and there is some debate over the fact that one MBA is worth as much as any other.

Drawing up a life path
Students unsure about what path to take in life could try to clarify their thoughts - through art. Targeted at secondary school graduates, "Summer Camp: Art Challenge" was introduced by Asia Art Archive during the summer holidays to supplement and support mainstream education.

Increase your productivity
It's not only working adults who have to worry about productivity. Students are now so busy that getting the most out of the day is essential.

Portfolio building
Starting next month, local International Baccalaureate students can choose to study less at school, but do more art. Renaissance College, as part of the English Schools Foundation and Savannah College of Art and Design, is organizing a certificate program under the umbrella of the International Baccalaureate Organization.

A US college student's perspective
So you want to go to college in the United States? Great, it's an admirable goal.

Voicing out their feelings
Stepping out on stage has always been daunting - but not if you have the support of professional artists and performers. Since 2009, Opera Hong Kong Summer School has been offering opportunities for children aged five to 18 to learn to perform opera and musicals on stage.

App for college applications
Last month, technology company Parchment released College Match, an online tool that helps high school students apply for college in the United States by making recommendations based on a student's chances of acceptance and interests

Follow the leader
Picture yourself in a polling station picking the next chief executive of the SAR.Candidate one: heavy drinker, often arrives for work at noon, controversial career, many successes and failures.

Pros and cons of homeschooling
While homeschooling isn't currently a practical alternative in Hong Kong, growing numbers of parents in China, the UK, America and around the world choosing this as an option for their children may mean the situation here will change in time.

Character study
Can't decide between the US or UK education system? How about Canadian? The Christian Alliance PC Lau Memorial International school teaches a Canadian curriculum and has been accredited to provide the diploma of Alberta Education since 2006.



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