Course ID CDI020150879
Course Title Seminar on Selection of Quality Textbooks and Curriculum Resources for Use in Schools (Refreshed) and Exhibition of Project Deliverables under e-Textbook Market Development Scheme (EMADS)
Organising Division Curriculum Development Institute
First Issue Date and Time 2015/03/09 12:49
Latest Issue Date and Time 2015/03/26 17:28
Events(s)
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
 AA 
(Full)
  2015/05/11 (Mon)    09:15 - 12:45    3.5    Lecture Theatre, 4/F, West Block, Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon   Representatives from Education Bureau; guest speakers from Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) and schools   300 
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 AA 
(Full)
 1   2015/05/08   2015/05/09   Some enrolled participants may be invited to a focus group meeting 1-2 weeks before the seminar.  
Participant Group Finance Type: GOVERNMENT , AIDED , CAPUT , DIRECT SUBSIDY SCHEME AND PRIVATE

Level: KINDERGARTEN, PRIMARY, SECONDARY AND SPECIAL

Subject/Function: ALL

Participant: COORDINATORS, DEPUTY HEADS, PANEL HEADS, SCHOOL HEAD, TEACHERS AND TEACHER LIBRARIANS 
Objective(s) To familiarise the participants with the general principles / specific requirements for the selection of textbooks / learning and teaching materials for the 2015/16 school year, the content of “Recommended e-Textbook List”, and the optimal use of curriculum resources to enhance the effectiveness of learning and teaching. There will also be sharing from schools on the school planning of adopting e-textbooks and the use of e-textbooks in classroom, as well as an exhibition displaying the e-textbook deliverables developed under the e-Textbook Market Development Scheme (EMADS). 
Language Medium Cantonese  
CPD Elements for Principal
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 3.5   Hour(s)
Core Areas of Leadership: II. Learning, Teaching & Curriculum
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 3.5   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Teaching & Learning
CPD Elements for EDB Non-teaching Education Professionals (NTEPs)
CPD Mode: Structured Learning Activities
CPD Hours: 3.5   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Curriculum Development
II. Learning & Teaching
IV. Education Policies
Content Area Curriculum Development & Implementation (V)
Attendance required for successful completion 100 %  Training & development data will be revealed in Teacher's Personal Profile in e-Services Portal upon successful completion.
Enrolment
Enrolment Method: Web enrolment
Number of Nominees from Each School/Unit: 1
Requiring School Priority: Yes
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: Yes
Other Enrolment Details: Kindergarten Staff and Non e-Services Staff should contact school administrator for online application.
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Enquiry
Contact Person(s): Ms Sophia WAN
Enquiry Telephone No: 3698 3578
Email Address: sophiawywan@edb.gov.hk
Remarks 1. Application Results
Application results will be notified through the e-Services Portal account. Kindergarten Staff should contact school administrator for online application.

2. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
a. Course/Activity in the morning session will be cancelled when Black Rainstorm Warning Signal or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is issued at or after 6:30 am.
b. Participants will be notified of further arrangement in due course.

3. Late-comers or early-leavers
Participants who arrive late for more than 30 minutes or leave early without the prior consent of the organiser will not be counted as having attended the session.

4. Notice of Absence
To ensure the optimal use of the government’s training resources, teachers admitted should attend the course as scheduled. If he/she is unable to do so, the head of school should complete and fax (fax no.: 2194 0219) the “Notice of Absence” (attachment: Absence_e) to the organiser in advance for record and reallocation of training places.

5. Non e-Services Staff
Non e-Services Staff should contact school administrator for online application. KG Staff should contact school administrator for online application.

6. Car Park Arrangement
No parking space will be provided at the venue.
 
Attachment(s) Programme_20150511_e.pdf 
Programme_20150511_c.pdf 
Absence_e.doc 
Absence_c.doc 
 
Related Web Site Textbook information 
EDB One-stop Portal for Learning and Teaching Resources 
Past Teacher Education Programmes Information