Review on Effectiveness of the Implementation of Life Planning Education in Secondary Schools in Hong Kong (Commissioned by EDB)
1 January 2017 - 31 December 2019

Commissioning Body

The Education Bureau, HKSAR

Target Group

Secondary schools

Project Introduction

The CRSE has conducted the EDB commissioned evaluation on the effectiveness of implementing Life Planning Education (LPE) in conjunction with the “Business-School Partnership Programme” (BSPP). In this review, around 24,000 questionnaires were collected from 155 secondary schools in Hong Kong; in addition to 8 school case studies and 30 focus group interviews.


  • Made an recommendation on the importance of Life Education and Values Education, which is adopted by the “Task Force on Review of School Curriculum – Consultation Document” presented on 28 June 2019 ( “The Task Force has formulated initial recommendations on various key aspects… they include according a higher priority to values education, strengthening life education in particular, and starting life planning education early in schools…”);
  • Extended the service scopes of CRSE to domains on Life-long Planning Education, such as a thematic seminar for secondary school teachers on life planning education and career guidance services for students on STEM-related disciplines and for SEN students.