Date 2014-12-12
Time 09:20 - 19:00
E-mail hyching@ied.edu.hk
Tel 29488944
Venue Council Chamber, 4th Floor, Block A, HKIEd (Tai Po Campus)

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The Centre for Governance and Citizenship (CGC);

The Hong Kong Policy Research Institute and

The Roundtable Education and Professional Development Unit

Jointly present

 Hong Kong Education Policy Roundtable Forum:

Collaborating for Hong Kong Education Development

Date:       12th December 2014 (Friday)

Time:       9:20am to 7:00pm

Venue:    Council Chamber, 4th Floor, Block A, HKIEd Tai Po Campus

** Simultaneous Interpretation service (Cantonese - English) will be available.

 

Opening Ceremony and Welcoming Remarks (9:40am-9:55am)

Professor Stephen Yan-leung CHEUNG 

President, The Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd)

Mr Jo-yin YIP  

Research Fellow, Centre for Education Policy and School Development, Hong Kong Policy Research Institute

 

 

Keynote Speech (10:00am-10:30am)

“Overview and Vision of Hong Kong Education Reform Development from a Global Perspective” (Tentative translation of Topic Title)  See Material

Professor Yin Cheong CHENG  

Research Chair Professor, Leadership and Change, HKIEd

 

Panel 1: Issues of Recent Curriculum Development in Hong Kong (10:30am-11:30am)

Chair Moderator: Dr Ping Ho WONG  

Centre Director, Centre for Religious and Spirituality Education, HKIEd

“Recent Development in the Chinese Language Curriculum and the debate of Putonghua as Medium of Instruction in Learning Chinese Language”   See Material

Dr Man Sing HO  

Associate Professor, Department of Chinese Language Studies, HKIEd

“Moral Education and Life Education in Hong Kong”   See Material

Mr George Ka Lok TSANG  

Executive Director, Roundtable Education and Professional Development Unit

“Civic Education Curriculum Development: Review and Looking Forward”   See Material

Dr Timothy Wai Wa YUEN  

Assistant Professor, Department of Education Policy and Leadership, HKIEd

 

Panel 2: Challenges in Schooling for Ethnic Minorities (11:30am-12:30pm)

Chair Moderator: Ms Lynn LAW 

Officer Service Development(Family and Community Service), Hong Kong Council of Social Service

“The Rights and Needs of Education of Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong”   See Material

Ms Phyllis Fung Mei CHEUNG  

Executive Director, Hong Kong Unison

“Supporting Schools and Teachers in Meeting the Rights of Education of Ethnic Minorities”  See Material

Dr Ming Tak HUE  

Acting Head, Department of Special Education and Counselling, HKIEd

“Enhancing the Rights of Education of Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong”  See Material

Dr York Yat-ngok CHOW  

Chairperson, Equal Opportunities Commission

 

Panel 3: Future Development of Inclusive Education (1:40pm-2:55pm)

Chair Moderator: Professor Kevin Kien Hoa CHUNG

Chair Professor of Special Education and Acting Head, Department of Early Childhood Education, HKIEd

“Review the Development of Inclusive Education in Hong Kong for Future Policy Implications”  See Material

Professor Kuen Fung SIN

Director, Centre for Special Educational Needs and Inclusive Education, HKIEd

“Equal Opportunities Commission’s Vision of Integrated Education Policy in Hong Kong” See Material

Dr York Yat-ngok CHOW

Chairperson, Equal Opportunities Commission

 

Panel 4: Career Development for Young People: Diversities in Higher Education (2:55pm–4:10pm)

Chair Moderator: Dr Alfred Muluan WU  

Assistant Professor, Department of Asian and Policy Studies, HKIEd

“Social Mobility in Hong Kong and Opportunities in the Region”

Professor Tai-lok LUI 

Chair Professor of Hong Kong Studies, Department of Asian and Policy Studies, HKIEd

“Expectations and Illusions of Multiple Pathways Policy for Higher Education”  See Material

Mr Chi Ching FUNG  

Chairman, Roundtable Education and Professional Development Unit

“Career Development and Education Choices for Youth in Hong Kong”  See Material

Dr Siu-yau LEE  

Assistant Professor, Department of Asian and Policy Studies, HKIEd

 

Panel 5: Early Childhood Education and 15-Year Voluntary Education (4:25pm–5:25pm)

Chair Moderator: Dr Maggie May-kay KOONG  

Chief Principal, Victoria Educational Organisation

“Early Childhood Education Policy in Hong Kong: A Review”  See Material

Dr Gail Wai Kwan YUEN  

Assistant Professor, Department of Education Policy and Leadership, HKIEd

“Frontline Early Childhood Educators’ Vision of the 15-Year Voluntary Education Policy”  See Material

Ms Rosa Wai-chun CHOW   

Chairperson, Hong Kong Early Childhood Educators Association

“Role and Commitment of Non-Profit Early Childhood Education Organizations in the 15-Year Voluntary Education Policy”  See Material

Dr Sanly Sau-wan KAM   

Chairperson, Council of Non-profit Making Organizations for Pre-primary Education

 

Roundtable Forum: Collaborating for Hong Kong Education Development (5:25pm–6:25pm)

Chair Moderator: Mr Hay Lap TAI 

Convener, Centre for Education Policy and School Development, Hong Kong Policy Research Institute

Speakers include:

Mr Kwok Kwong CHOI   

Chairperson, Education Convergence

Mr Fei TANG  

Chairman, Hong Kong Federation of Education Workers

Ms Suet Ying LEE  

Chairman, Hong Kong Association of the Heads of Secondary Schools

Mr James Yat Fung LAM  

Chairman, Hong Kong Subsidized Secondary Schools Council

Ms Siu Fung WONG  

Head of School, Fanling Assemblies of God Kindergarten

The Honourable Kin Yuen IP  

Vice Chairman, Legislative Council Education Panel 

 

Conclusion and Feedbacks (6:30pm–7:00pm)

Chair Moderator: Mr Hay Lap TAI  

Convener, Centre for Education Policy and School Development, Hong Kong Policy Research Institute

Closing Remarks

Professor John Chi-kin LEE  

Vice President (Academic), HKIEd

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(Last update: November 2014)