Tuesday, October 8, 2013
I went in search of my primary school, to no avail. Instead I
see a sleek modern building, and to my great surprise, the
princpal's face is familiar. Ting Siew Nguong was a year my
junior in school. WE both pondered and felt we knew each
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Lian He Newspaper has a new article today. We will be touring Kwong Kuok School my great grand Father Chan Kwong Kuok who co-founded the school in 1907 and Gung Min School, my Mother's people had been the board of management.
When Great Grand Father, my Gung Tai started the school for the pioneer children, he had the vision that children should have an education. otherwise they would be forever in the village slaving as a labourer.
From his foresight, among the Chans, there are 5 lawyers, 3 PhDs, and many highly qualified professions. Many are teachers and principals.