Course ID CDI020200057
Course Title Briefing Session on the School Nomination Mechanism of the Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education (2019/20) (New)
Organising Division Curriculum Development Institute
First Issue Date and Time 2019/08/13 16:05
Latest Issue Date and Time 2019/09/25 17:03
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
 AA    2019/09/30 (Mon)    10:00 - 12:00    2.0     Lecture Theater, 4/F, West Block, Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong    Mr Derek NG,
Ms Stella CHU and
Mr Terence TAI
from the Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education  
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 AA   1   2019/09/25   2019/09/26    
Participant Group The target participants are primary and secondary school principals, vice principals and designated teachers responsible for planning and coordinating school-based gifted education.  
Background The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education (HKAGE) was set up in 2007. The HKAGE aims to provide high quality and challenging off-school programmes for students with exceptional talents. The HKAGE admits student members aged 10 to 18 in Hong Kong through the “School Nomination” and “Self Nomination” schemes every school year. 
Objective(s) To introduce the HKAGE "School Nomination" mechanism 
Programme Description
  • To introduce the identification and selection methods of gifted students;
  • To introduce the programmes of the HKAGE;
  • To introduce the “School Nomination” mechanism and elaborate the nomination timeline for the 2019/20 school year;
  • To demonstrate how to apply for online screening programmes; and
  • To provide frontline experience sharing.
Language Medium Cantonese  
CPD Elements for Principal
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.0   Hour(s)
Core Areas of Leadership: II. Learning, Teaching & Curriculum
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.0   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: II. Student Development
Content Area Gifted Education
Attendance required for successful completion 100 %  Training & development data will be revealed in Teacher's Personal Profile in e-Services Portal (for e-Services Teacher account holders only) 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
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Contact Person(s): The HKAGE Student Services Team, the HKAGE
Ms Shirley LO, Gifted Education Section, CDO11, EDB
Enquiry Telephone No: 3698 3485
Email Address: /
Remarks 1. ALL on-line applications should be nominated and approved by the school authority. Prior application is required and walk-ins will NOT be entertained.

2. Applicants please check the enrolment results via their email accounts on the e-services Portal.

3. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
a. Course / Activity for morning 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. Participants will be notified for further arrangement in due course.

4. Car Park Arrangement
No car parks will be provided at venue.

5. All information in this application would be shared between the Education Bureau and The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education for statistical purposes.
Co-organiser The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education
Attachment(s) Rundown CDI020200057.pdf 
Related Web Site The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education: Nomination and Student Membership