STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Seminar on “The Role of Engineering in STEM Education” (Refreshed)

Date:
24 FEB 2020
 
Title:
STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Seminar on “The Role of Engineering in STEM Education” (Refreshed)

 
Venue:
Lecture Theatre, 4/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Time:
2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
 
Description:
Objectives:
1. To enhance teachers’ understanding of the role of engineering in STEM education;
2. To arouse teachers’ awareness on the career path and employment prospects in the engineering field; and
3. To enhance teachers’ awareness on how to prepare students in pursuit of their further studies and career in the discipline of engineering.

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STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Sharing Session on STEM Education Tour to Estonia (New)

Date:
6 FEB 2020
 
Title:
STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Sharing Session on STEM Education Tour to Estonia (New)

 
Venue:
W301, 3/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Time:
2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
 
Description:
Objectives:
This sharing session aims to let participants understand:
(1) Education System and STEM-related Curriculum in Estonia; and
(2) Implementation of STEM Education in Schools; and
(3) STEM-related Support Measures.

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Briefing Session on CoolThink@JC Network School Application

Date:
19 DEC 2019
 
Title:
Briefing Session on CoolThink@JC Network School Application
 
Venue:
C-LP-11, Block C, The Education University of Hong Kong, Tai Po
 
Time:
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
Description:

The Briefing Session aims to introduce the support provided by CoolThink@JC, including curriculum and teaching materials, professional development for teachers, in-class co-teaching support, parents workshop, students’ showcase, assessment and research. To know more about the programme, please visit its website https://www.coolthink.hk/.


Briefing registration:

Should school interest to nominate teachers to attend the Briefing Session, please enrol online at https://bit.ly/2snB5hX. Each principal can nominate at most 3 teachers to attend with.


Should school interest to be a CoolThink@JC Network School, please apply at https://bit.ly/35Ax08e. The deadline for application is 15 January 2020 (Wednesday). ? For enquiries, please contact Miss Vera Chan on 2948 8645 or email coding@eduhk.hk.


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2019/2020 MTR STEM Challenge Programme

Date:
27 FEB 2020

Title:
2019/2020 MTR STEM Challenge Programme

Description:
The “2019/2020 MTR STEM Challenge Programme” is organised by the MTR Corporation and supported by the Education Bureau. It aims to arouse the interest of S2 to S5 secondary school students on exploring the world around them and heighten their interest in STEM subjects. The programme consists of school talks, STEM Challenge and study tour.

EDB Circular Memorandum (Annex 5)
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Exhibition of Technology and Living (Fashion, Clothing and Textiles)

Date:
16 to 31 OCT 2019

Title:
Exhibition of Technology and Living (Fashion, Clothing and Textiles) Student Work 2019

Exhibition Period:
16 to 31 October 2019

Venue:
Young Achievers’ Gallery
Podium, West Block
Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre
19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong

Time:
10:00 am to 6:00 pm (Monday to Saturday)
(Closed on Sunday and public holiday)

Content:
Over 50 students’ works will be exhibited including:
>School-based assessment tasks (design folios and products) of TL at the senior secondary level
>Award winning entries of design competitions
Video show for “Multiple Pathways – Fashion, Clothing and Textiles”

Description:
Objectives:
The Exhibition is organised by the Education Bureau (EDB). It aims to showcase students’ achievements in fashion design. It also provides an opportunity for students to learn from each other and deepen their understanding of multiple pathways for Technology and Living (TL).

EDB Circular Memorandum (Annex 4)

Exhibition of Design and Applied Technology School-based Assessment Design Projects 2019

Date:
3 to 10 OCT 2019

Title:
Exhibition of Design and Applied Technology School-based Assessment Design Projects 2019

Exhibition Period:
3 to 10 October 2019

Venue:
Young Achievers’ Gallery
Podium, West Block
Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre
19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong

Time:
9:00 am to 6:00 pm (Monday to Friday)
9:00 am to 1:00 pm (Saturday)
(Closed on Sunday and public holiday)

Exhibits:
DAT SBA Design Projects of the 2019 HKDSE

Description:
Objectives:
The exhibition is organised by the Education Bureau (EDB). It aims to display selected Design and Applied Technology (DAT) School-based Assessment (SBA) projects of the 2019 Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSE). It also provides an opportunity to inspire students’ interest in creative as well as innovative design and technology.

EDB Circular Memorandum (Annex 3)

Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Conference 2019

Date:
19 OCT 2019

Title:
Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Conference 2019

Venue:
To be confirmed (CityU or PolyU)

Description:
Objectives:
Through one-day presentations and panel discussions on 19 October 2019, we aim at:
• enhancing the experience for women in science and engineering in Hong Kong and developing a meaningful community for women engineers/scientists;
• increasing the number of women choosing a career in science and engineering; and
• supporting those already in the industry to enable them to achieve their career goals.


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STEM Education Series : Sharing on Good Practices in STEM Education for Secondary Schools (III) (New)

Date:
24 JUN 2019
 
Title:
STEM Education Series : Sharing on Good Practices in STEM Education for Secondary Schools (III) (New)
 
Venue:
W301, 3/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Description:
Objective:
To share good practices of schools in implementing school-based STEM education programmes.

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STEM Education Series : Sharing on Good Practices in STEM Education for Secondary Schools (II) (New)

Date:
20 JUN 2019
 
Title:
STEM Education Series : Sharing on Good Practices in STEM Education for Secondary Schools (II) (New)
 
Venue:
WP01, G/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Description:
Objective:
To share good practices of schools in implementing school-based STEM education programmes.

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STEM Education Series: Classroom Observation of a STEM-related Lesson (New)

Date:
7 – 16 MAY 2019
 
Title:
STEM Education Series: Classroom Observation of a STEM-related Lesson (New)
 
Venue:
Lok Sin Tong Yu Kan Hing Secondary School
3 Fu Yue St, Wang Tau Hom, Kowloon
 
Description:
Objective:
This course aims to provide an opportunity for participants to have classroom observation, so as to enhance their understanding of the design of a STEM-related lesson.
(Event AA – Observing S1 class: Design and Make a Smart Plant Pot;
Event AB – Observing S1 class: Scientific Investigation on the Factors Affecting Heat Transfer)

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