Course ID CDI020170600
Course Title Literacy Instruction Series: From Critical Thinking to Critical Literacy: Developing Smart Readers through Identifying Teachable Moments in the English Reading Lessons (New)
Organising Division Curriculum Development Institute
First Issue Date and Time 2017/03/22 16:47
Latest Issue Date and Time 2017/03/22 16:47
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
 AA    2017/04/27 (Thu)    09:30 - 17:00    6.0    NET Section, Rm 1120, 11/F, Tsuen Wan Multi-storey Carpark Building, 174-208 Castle Peak Rd, Tsuen Wan, New Territories   Regional NET Coordinating Team, NET Section   45 
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 AA   1   2017/04/20   2017/04/24   Registration begins at 09:15. No admittance will be allowed after 09.45. 
Participant Group Secondary English teachers, including NETs 
Objective(s) In this workshop, participants will:
  • explore the differences between critical thinking and critical literacy;

  • examine the role of critical thinking in the English Language curriculum;

  • investigate how critical thinking skills can be developed in the English Language classroom;

  • reflect on the relevance of critical literacy in English Language learning in the 21st century; and

  • consider how critical literacy skills can be developed through reading and writing instruction

  • Remarks:  
    Language Medium English  
    CPD Elements for Teacher
    CPD Mode: Structured Learning
    CPD Hours: 6.0   Hour(s)
    CPD Domain: I. Teaching & Learning
    II. Student Development
    Content Area Subject Knowledge & Pedagogy/Learning & Teaching (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 Method: Web enrolment
    Number of Nominees from Each School/Unit: 2
    Requiring School Priority: Yes
    Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
    First-Come, First-Served: Yes
    Other Enrolment Details: 1. Please check our confirmation (enrolled / rejected) from your e-services account before coming to the workshop.

    2. Please use the Application Form attached if you have not got an e-services account.
    Evaluation Paper evaluation  
    Contact Person(s): Ms Suman CHEUNG (Workshop application) / Ms Julien HAWTHORNE (Workshop content)
    Enquiry Telephone No: 3549 8330 / 3549 8358
    Email Address:
    Remarks 1. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
    a. Course / Activity for morning or whole day session will be cancelled when Typhoon Signal No.8 or above is hoisted or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued at or after 6:30 am.
    b. Course / Activity for afternoon session will be resumed when Typhoon Signal No.8 or above or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is cancelled at or before 11:30 am. Otherwise, Course / Activity for afternoon session will continue to be cancelled.
    c. Participants will be notified for further arrangement in due course.
    2. Car Park Arrangement
    No car parks will be provided at venue.  
    Attachment(s) Application Form.doc 
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