The Ministry of Education has included nuclear power and radiation as parts of the curriculum in the local pupils’ elementary school education so that the drills of disaster prevention education can be solidified. Currently, the nuclear power and radiation education teaching materials are available. The knowledge is in relation to the basic concepts and is unrelated to the controversies of supporting or against the nuclear power. Related information is already on the website and school authorities can download them on-line.
The Ministry of Education announced the shortlist for the kindergartens which have provided excelled teaching services. In total, educational teams from 7 public kindergartens have won the titles, as they have demonstrated their professional knowledge and enthusiasm in the field of education. A formal ceremony will be held on 7 Sep. and these groups will be presented with varied awards.
The No.6 Naphtha Cracker Complex of Formosa Petrochemical Corp. has threatened the public safety due to its frequent accidents. Such has made the Education Department, Yunlin County Government become concerned about the students living in the vicinity and their safety. The Education Department, Yulin county government has specifically designed emergency evacuation precautions and procedures for the local students in case of emergency. These procedures will be practiced by everyone in those schools after the new semester starts. It is hoped through these precautions, students can have a healthy and safe campus life.
The investigation conducted by a local human resource bank found that under the circumstances of the void of employees in the job market, about 63% of the white collars are willing to change their jobs in the recent six months. 張旭嵐, the spokesperson of the 1111 human resource bank suggested those office workers hunting for new jobs not only to understand more about the current trends in the market, but also to evaluate if the jobs they search for fit their own professional knowledge. Such can prevent those people from changing jobs continuously after leaving their original posts.
The American Sociological Association has recently announced a research using over ten thousand people as the sample of the study. It found that the chance of these people gaining weight increases dramatically within two years after they get married or divorced. Experts in the British Nutrition Foundation said each individual would change due to either a marriage or a divorce. Such changes include the lifestyle and eating habit. Since every individual has his or her unique personality and different ways of dealing with things, the ratio people’s weight gaining after they get married or divorced would also vary.
(2011-08-23 09:41:08 洪秋玉)