Course ID CDI020200068
Course Title Using Web-based Learning Courses to Support Gifted/More Able Students to Pursue Self-directed Learning (Refreshed)
Organising Division Curriculum Development Institute
First Issue Date and Time 2019/09/03 14:36
Latest Issue Date and Time 2019/09/23 10:12
Events(s)
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
 AA    2019/10/02 (Wed)    14:30 - 17:00    2.5    W301, 3/F., West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong   Officers of the Gifted Education Section, Curriculum Development Institute, EDB and Representative of The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education   120 
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 AA   1   2019/09/25   2019/09/26   This programme can benefit teachers in coordinating and planning school-based gifted development programmes.  
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 Education Bureau (EDB) and The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education (HKAGE) offer five web-based learning courses on Earth Science, Astronomy, Palaeontology, Mathematics and the Changing Hong Kong Economy to provide enrichment learning opportunities in stretching the potential of gifted/more able students. These courses supplement the regular classroom learning and help develop self-directed learning habits of gifted/more able students. 
Objective(s) 1.To familiarise teachers with the aims, special features and structures of these web-based learning courses as well as the procedures for nomination of students.
2.To explore the strategies of using web-based learning courses to support gifted/more able students to pursue self-directed learning. 
Programme Description 1. To introduce the aims, special features and structures of the web-based learning courses;
2. To introduce the procedures for nominating students to the web-based learning courses;
3. To explore the strategies of using web-based learning courses to support gifted/more able students to pursue self-directed learning; and
4. Q & A session  
Language Medium Cantonese  
CPD Elements for Principal
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.5   Hour(s)
Core Areas of Leadership: II. Learning, Teaching & Curriculum
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.5   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Teaching & Learning
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
Enrolment Method: Web enrolment
Number of Nominees from Each School/Unit: 2
Requiring School Priority: No
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: Yes
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Enquiry
Contact Person(s): Mr LEUNG Kin-tak, Joseph /
CDO(GE)2
Enquiry Telephone No: 3698 3477
Email Address: kintakleung@edb.gov.hk
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 enrollment results via their email accounts on the e-services Portal.


3. In case of over-subscription, priority will be given to those school nominees who are responsible for planning/ coordinating school-based gifted development programmes.


4. The Gifted Education Section reserves the right to reject those applications without submitting sufficient data.


5. 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 for further arrangement in due course.


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


7. All information in this application would be shared between the Education Bureau and The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education for statistical purposes.
 
Attachment(s) Rundown_Chi_Briefing on Web-based Learning courses.pdf 
Rundown_Eng_Briefing on Web-based Learning courses.pdf 
 
Related Web Site Homepage of the Gifted Education Section of Curriculum Development Institute, Education Bureau 
Web-based Learning Courses for Gifted/More Able Students (offered by the EDB and HKAGE)