Research Workshop for Graduate Students (RWGS)

Research Workshop for Graduate Students (RWGS)

The seminar is an arena for MPhil/PhD and EdD students to share their current research and receive feedback from both their own supervisors and other academics and peers. Students can share any aspect of their research, whether it concerns their developing theoretical framework, methodology, drafts of chapters or conference presentations. 

You can find the schedule of the workshop both for the current and previous terms below.

If any questions on your possible contribution, please contact Dr. Choi, Taehee at

Upcoming Seminars

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Time Venue Presenter(s)/coordinator(s) Topic(s)
29 January 2021
11:00-11:30 Zoom Ms. Tang, Jianjing, Janice In search of the 'middle' influence: Exploring instructional leadership of heads of teaching-research groups in leading teacher professional learning in Chinese primary schools
11:30-12:00 Ms.Yuan, Hui, Rainbow Cancelled 
26 February 2021
11:00-11:30 Zoom Ms. Siedumanova, Meruyert Successful school leadership during the COVID-19 crisis: The case of Kazakhstan
11:30-12:00 Zoom Ms. Belova, Xeniya Multilingual policies and practices in higher education: A case study in Hong Kong
26 March 2021
13:00-13:30 Zoom Mr. Edwards, Arnett The role leadership plays in students understanding and enactment of mission and values within an international schooling system - the case of United World Colleges
13:30-14:00 Zoom Ms. Zeng, Chun Gwen Tutoring or not tutoring: Understanding parents' agency in children's early English learning in China
23 April 2021
11:00-12:00 Zoom Mr. Chung, Clement Writing a resume and preparing for a job interview
21 May 2021
11:00-11:30 Zoom Ms. Nguyen, Ngoc Ninh CANCELLED
11:30-12:00 Zoom Ms. Frondozo, Cherry Eron Examining the Measurement Invariance of the Feedback Orientation Scale with Two Samples of Filipino Students
24 June 2021
11:00-12:00 Zoom Ms. Zhang Thee lived experience of a teacher who teaches Chinese as a foreign language
29 October 2021
11:00-11:30 Zoom Ms. He, Pan Exploring Effective Middle Leadership in Early Childhood Education in Chengdu, China
11:30-12:00 Zoom Ms. Zhang, Meng, Mona Teacher-led Teacher Professional Learning: Practices of Master Teacher Studios (MTSs) in China
17 December 2021
11:00-11:30 Zoom Mr. Gu, Minjie Investigating the Effects of Inquiry-based Learning STEM on Student Learning in Junior Secondary Biology Curriculum
11:30-12:00 Zoom Ms. Zhang, Lutong Investigating principal leadership and its impact on PLCs in ECE in China