在小学逐步实行全日制implement whole-day primary schooling progressively
a merger of chinese university and the hong kong university of science and technology （hkust） should not be explored for now.
last year we consulted the public on the "3 3 4" academic structure reform proposal.
we have to accumulate more experience.
把八所政府资助的大专院校分为研究型和教学型streaming the eight government-funded tertiary institutions into research or teaching entities
把大学分为研究型和教学型split university into research and teaching-oriented institutions
they are bound to evoke different responses from the community in the early stages of implementation.
改革课程reform the school curriculum
改革议程agenda of reform
改善中学和大专教育的衔接improve the transition from secondary school to post-secondary education