Date:
6 DEC 2018 – 11 DEC 2018
 
Title:
STEM knowledge updates series: Application of latest 3D printing technology in STEM project- Entry-level to High-end Fused Deposition Modelling (FDM) 3D printing and Carbon Fibre 3D printing (New)
 
Venue:
Maker Space, Rm 109, 1/F, Arts & Technology Education Centre, 145 Junction Road, Lok Fu, Kowloon
 
Description:
Objective:
1. To enhance participants’ understanding on the advantage and limitation of different levels of FDM 3D Printing and Carbon Fibre 3D Printing
2. To facilitate participants to promote STEM education in schools through applying 3D printing technology

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Date:
18 DEC 2018
 
Title:
PolyU STEM Day 2018
 
Venue:
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Hung Hom)
 
Description:
Objective:
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) will organise a STEM Day for secondary school students on 18 December 2018 (Tuesday). It aims to arouse students’ interest in STEM education, and enhance their creativity, collaboration and problem solving skills.

The STEM Day will feature an array of activities including lectures, workshops and laboratory tours on physics, chemistry, robotics, technologies and environment. Details of the event are available at www.polyu.edu.hk/ous/ssrs/stemday.

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Online Registration

Date:
24 NOV 2018
 
Title:
Showcase of the Chief Executive’s Award for Teaching Excellence 2018: Roles of Technology Education in Promoting STEM Education
 
Venue:
Lecture Theatre (WB), 4/F, West Block, Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Description:
Objective:
To share how to promote STEM Education from the perspective of Technology Education

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Programme Rundown

Date:
12 DEC 2018 – 14 DEC 2018
 
Title:
Learning and Teaching Expo 2018
 
Venue:
Hall 3CDE of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
 
Description:
Objective:
The LTE 2018 is presented by Hong Kong Education City (HKEdCity), organised by Bailey Communications HK Limited and supported by the Education Bureau. It will be held from 12 to 14 December 2018 at Hall 3CDE of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Now in its ninth year, the LTE 2018 sets its theme as “Tomorrow’s Learning Today” and the Expo provides a professional platform for school leaders and teachers to discover and discuss the latest developments in learning and teaching and educational resources and technology. There will be over 300 booths presented by local and overseas exhibitors, school visits and over 200 keynote presentations, seminars, workshops and lesson observations held by educators from all around the world, covering a great variety of themes, including application of artificial intelligence in education, transformation of 21st Century education, education policy and strategy in Finland and Sweden, STEM and Maker education, curriculum policy and leadership, inclusive education, early childhood education, and social emotional learning, etc.

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Date:
2 NOV 2018
 
Title:
Distinguished Chinese Scientists Lecture Series 2018
 
Venue:
Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
 
Description:
Objective:
Nowadays science and technology have developed drastically. Chinese scientists play an important role in promoting scientific research and technological development. They have made remarkable achievements and earned international reputation in different areas of research. Since 2003, the Distinguished Chinese Scientists Lecture Series has invited more than 65 famous Chinese scientists to give lectures on sharing the latest scientific and technological information with the public, as well as encouraging young people to get into the research field for giving a new impetus to the future development of science and technology.

The Distinguished Chinese Scientists Lecture Series 2018 is jointly organised by the Hong Kong Science Museum, the China Association for Science and Technology, the Beijing – Hong Kong Academic Exchange Centre, the China Association (HK) for Science and Society Ltd. and the Education Bureau. This year, the Lecture Series consisting of three sessions, will be held on 2 November 2018 (Friday). One local and two mainland distinguished Chinese scientists will introduce their researches to the public. The local speaker is Prof. Rocky S. Tuan, the Vice-Chancellor and President of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. The title of his lecture is “The Power of Regenerative Medicine to Restore Health and Quality of Life”. Prof. Tuan will introduce his latest research on regenerative medicine such as artificial cartilage. Details of the two sessions by the mainland scientists will be announced on the website of Hong Kong Science Museum (http://hk.science.museum) in
mid-October.

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EDB Circular Memorandum (Secondary Schools, Annex 13)

Date:
30 OCT 2018 – 27 NOV 2018
 
Title:
Effective use of equipment and skills in STEM project series (Re-run)
 
Venue:
Maker Space, Arts & Technology Education Centre,145 Junction Road, Lok Fu, Kowloon City
 
Description:
Objectives:
This series of four coherent workshops aims to facilitate participants using project approach to promote STEM education in schools. Participants will understand how to apply technological knowledge and skills to make simple robot.

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日期:
2018年11月3日
 
活動名稱:
香港STEM教育聯盟成立典禮 暨 第一屆香港STEM教育論壇
 
地點:
香港中文大學李兆基樓 LSK LT6 & LT7
 
簡介:
論壇主題為「香港STEM教育發展和人才培養」,主題論壇包括「科學科技應用對人類生活的重要性」及「培養年青人科學素養」。前者期望通過專家分享具體的科學科技知識的應用個案,突出相關知識對解決人類生活問題的貢獻,從而刺激學生對追求科學知識的興趣,取得家長的支持,勇敢踏上創科學習的大道。後者期望讓本地專家、中小學校長及教師深入認識科學素養的內涵,思考出如何通過STEM教育培養香港年青學生的科學素養,更邀請深圳、澳門及本地中小學校長圓桌對話,供香港教育界的前線人員參考。

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Date:
9 NOV 2018 – 10 NOV 2018
 
Title:
Google Computer Science Education Workshop 2018
 
Venue:
City University of Hong Kong
 
Description:
Brief outline of the workshops

Session 1 (9 Nov 9AM-12PM):
● introduction to CS (Computer Science)
● how does CS improve our everyday life & why should we learn CS
● hands-on with Algebra Game
● hands-on with Bridg-It! AI Game
● hands-on with Magic Squares Maze Game

Session 2 (9 Nov 1PM-4PM)
● introduction to basic AI knowledge
● hands-on with AI: AI Chatbot programming with JavaScript
● what can your students learn from CS and how can they help you to teach
● conclusion and discussion

Session 3 (10 Nov 9AM-12PM) free to join
● how to bring CS into your classroom
● individual school training
● how to prepare your school for CS Challeng 2019

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Date:
6 DEC 2018
 
Title:
STEM Education Series: Seminar on “The Role of Engineering in STEM Education” (New)
 
Venue:
WB, 4/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Description:
Objective:
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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