Course ID PDT020190259
Course Title Professional Study Tour for Novice Teachers (Zhuhai & Shenzhen)
Organising Division Professional Development and Training Division
First Issue Date and Time 2019/08/12 09:08
Latest Issue Date and Time 2019/10/30 14:22
 Event (ID)   Date   No. of Event Days   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
  2019/12/19 (Thu) - 2019/12/21 (Sat)     3.0    Zhuhai&Shenzhen(Guangdong Province, China)   Scholars, entrepreneurs, government officials, etc.   220 
 Event (ID)   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 2019/11/06   2019/11/08   Free of Charge 
Subject/Function: ALL
Participant: TEACHERS 

Remarks:  Target Participants: (1) New teachers with teaching experience of 3 years or less; and (2) Teachers who are interested in or responsible for leading/ organising student Mainland exchange activities. 
Background Since 2016, the Education Bureau has been organising professional study tours to Guangdong and Guangxi for new teachers. In addition to providing eye-opening opportunities and raising the awareness of the latest developments in Mainland China, the tours also aim to provide platforms for consolidating and sharing of experiences, conducting of self-reflection as well as building up support networks. As responses to the tours have been very positive, the Bureau will launch a 3-day tour in 2019, the theme being "Exploring Greater Bay Area: Innovation and Technology in Shenzhen and Zhuhai".  
Objective(s) 1. To consolidate and share experience, conduct self-reflection as well as build up teachers’ support network; 2. To widen teachers’ horizons, deepen their understanding of the educational, economic, social and cultural developments in the Mainland, with a view to enhancing their professional competence in areas such as learning and teaching, career guidance and educational leadership.  
Programme Description The programme covers a series of activities including: 1. Visits to enterprises (especially startup companies) to allow participants understand how the Shenzhen and Zhuhai governments facilitate technological advancement and help young people start their business; 2. Reflection and discussion on the experiences acquired from the visits; 3. Thematic seminars on “Greater Bay Area”; and 4. Cultural visits. 
Language Medium Cantonese Supplemented with Putonghua  
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 18.0   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Teaching & Learning
IV. Professional Relationships & Services
V. Personal Growth & Development
VI. Others
Content Area Professional training & development
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
Requiring School Priority: Yes
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: No
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Contact Person(s): Ms LIU Wai-ling
Enquiry Telephone No: 3698 3690
Email Address:
Remarks 1. If the number of applicants exceeds the quota, priority will be given to teachers with teaching experience of 3 years or less.
2. Applicants must read carefully the “Annex” attached to this course to further understand the requirements of this programme. (Note: The “Annex” is available in Chinese version only).
3. The application deadline for non-government school teachers has been extended to 6 November 2019, while the closing date for recommending/approving officer is 8 November 2019. For teacher(s) of government schools, the application deadline remains the same: 30 October 2019 and 1 November 2019 for application and for recommendation / approval respectively  
Attachment(s) 2019 教師專業考察交流團-珠海及深圳_附件.pdf 
Modification Highlights 2019/10/30 14:22

Course Remarks English
Course Remarks Chinese