|Course Title||STEM Education Learning, Teaching and Assessment Series: Workshops on Computational Thinking - Coding Education for Primary Schools (II) (Refreshed)|
|Organising Division||Curriculum Development Institute|
|First Issue Date and Time||2019/09/16 09:27|
|Latest Issue Date and Time||2019/10/03 09:22|
Finance Type: GOVERNMENT, AIDED, CAPUT AND DIRECT SUBSIDY SCHEME
Participant: COORDINATORS, DEPUTY HEADS, PANEL HEADS, SCHOOL HEAD AND TEACHERS
|Background||To support the implementation of STEM education in schools, a series of STEM related professional development programmes is being organised for teachers. Major components of the professional development programmes to be provided are: (A) Learning, Teaching and Assessment; (B) Enriching Knowledge; and (C) Curriculum Planning. This course belongs to the component of 'STEM Education Learning, Teaching and Assessment Series'.|
|Objective(s)||● To enhance participants’ pedagogical knowledge in using visual programming language tool (such as App Inventor) to develop students’ computational thinking and coding skills; ● To share experience on teaching coding to develop students’ computational thinking.|
|Language Medium||Cantonese Supplemented with English|
|CPD Elements for Teacher||
|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.|
1. This course is under STEM Education Learning, Teaching and Assessment Series.
2. Being late or leave early for more than 15 minutes without prior consent will not be counted as achieving 100% attendance.
3. Successful or rejected applicants will be notified via the e-Services Portal Account.
4. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
a. Course / Activity for afternoon session will be resumed when Typhoon Signal No.8 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 for further arrangement in due course.
5. Car Park Arrangement
No parking spaces will be provided at the venue.