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Online Leaders’ Forum 2022 -
Leading Teams in a Time of High Teacher Mobility

More than 280 principals, teacher leaders, and scholar-practitioners from more than 200 Hong Kong primary, secondary, special, and HK international schools came together for the Online Leaders’ Forum 2022 organised by The Joseph Lau Luen Hung Charitable Trust Asia Pacific Centre for Leadership and Change (APCLC) and the Department of Education Policy and Leadership (EPL) on March 12, 2022.

Prof. Allan Walker together with Dr. Maxwell Ho led the forum which focused on the ways to lead school innovation from the perspective of school leaders and teachers' professional learning communities. Scholars and scholar-practitioners from APCLC and EPL presented their work focusing on innovation from the perspectives of leadership, professional learning community, and policy. The learning topics include:

  Climbing the Greasy Pole (Together)
by Professor Allan Walker
Research Chair Professor of International Educational Leadership & Co-Director of APCLC
  Leadership – Creating Conditions for Diversified Team
  Work Place Differences: A Curse or A Blessing?
by Dr Lu Jiafang
Associate Director of APCLC and Associate Head of EPL
    Creating Collaborative Conditions for Team: The Collective Pathways Approach
by Dr Darren Bryant,
Associate Director of APCLC, Head and Associate Professor of EPL
Dr Maxwell Ho
Research Fellow of APCLC and Lecturer I of EPL

    Scholar-Practitioner (Secondary School Principal) Sharing
by Principal Dion Chan, Ying Wa College
  Professional Learning Community – Connecting to Teachers
  How School Leaders Can Promote Innovation by Considering Teachers’ Values
by Dr Daphnee Lee
Leader fo EPL Teacher and School Development Special Interest Group and Associate Professor of EPL
Dr Theodore Lee
Research Fellow of APCLC and Assistant Professor of EPL
    Surviving, Recovering and Thriving: Teacher Well-being and Emotions in Hong Kong
by Dr Chen Junjun
Research Fellow and Research Co-ordinator of APCLC and Associate Professor of EPL
Dr Linnie Wong
Assistant Professor of EPL
    Scholar-Practitioner (Primary School Principal) Sharing
by Principal Chan Tak Fai, Tai Kok Tsui Catholic Primary School

Our Leader’s Forum is part of the APCLC and EPL’s commitment to supporting quality leading, learning, and teaching in Hong Kong and across the region. To relive the Forum, please click here.