Sunday, November 20, 2005
Friday, November 18, 2005
Learning your own language
The Taipei Times today reports on the shambles the Ministry of Education have made of educating students to speak "native languages" (i.e. Taiwanese (aka Hoklo), Hakka and aboriginal languages).
No progress in native-language education has been made in schools despite the central government promising to encourage [more...]
Monday, November 14, 2005
Friday, November 04, 2005
Taiwan gets a Chinese test
The Taipei Times reports that Taiwan is set to introduce its own Chinese Proficiency Test. The test will be for foreign students coming to study at Taiwan's universities.
China has had its own proficiency test [more...]