Mr. Tung Chee Hwa
The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong SAR
Honorary Patron of Outstanding Educator Award 2003
Our people are Hong Kong's most valuable resource and the key to the development of a knowledge-based economy. Only by developing our local human resources can we prepare ourselves for the changes in the marketplace and this is of utmost importance to the well-being of our people and the long-term development of Hong Kong.
Quality educators play
an important role in the development of our younger generation, nurturing
our students with the necessary skills and knowledge to meet the growing challenge
of our society. Their dedication and commitment help shape the future of our
community. The Outstanding Educator Award offers a clear recognition of the
contribution of our educators.