Course ID CDI020180840
Course Title Seminar on Selection of Quality Textbooks and Curriculum Resources for Use in Schools (Refreshed)
Organising Division Curriculum Development Institute
First Issue Date and Time 2018/02/22 10:07
Latest Issue Date and Time 2018/03/20 17:26
Events(s)
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
 AA    2018/04/13 (Fri)    14:00 - 17:00    3.0    Lecture Theatre, 4/F, West Block, Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon   Representatives from Education Bureau, school teachers & parents, and guest speaker from Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC)   350 
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 AA   1   2018/04/09   2018/04/11    
Participant Group Finance Type: GOVERNMENT, AIDED, CAPUT, DIRECT SUBSIDY SCHEME AND PRIVATE
Level: PRIMARY, SECONDARY AND SPECIAL
Subject/Function: ALL
Participant: SCHOOL HEAD, DEPUTY HEADS, COORDINATORS, PANEL HEADS, TEACHER LIBRARIANS AND TEACHERS  
Objective(s) This seminar aims to familiarise participants with the following: 1) General principles / specific requirements for the selection of textbooks / learning and teaching materials for the 2018/19 school year; 2) The "Policy of Debundling Textbooks and Teaching / Learning Materials for Pricing”; 3) Points to note when drafting the school textbook list; 4) Integritry management in schools and the relevant "Prevention of Bribery Ordinance"; and 5) Experience Sharing on "School-based Textbook Recycling Practices" 
Language Medium Cantonese  
CPD Elements for Principal
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 3.0   Hour(s)
Core Areas of Leadership: II. Learning, Teaching & Curriculum
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 3.0   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Teaching & Learning
CPD Elements for EDB Non-teaching Education Professionals (NTEPs)
CPD Mode: Structured Learning Activities
CPD Hours: 3.0   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Curriculum Development
IV. Education Policies
V. School Administration
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: 3
Requiring School Priority: Yes
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: Yes
Other Enrolment Details: 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.

2. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
a. 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.
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.

6. Car Park Arrangement
No parking space will be provided at the venue.
 
Attachment(s) Absence_c_updated.doc 
Absence_e_updated.doc 
Programme_20180413_c.pdf 
Programme_20180413_e.pdf 
 
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