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10th Anniversary Conference cum QEF Project Sharing – Seminar on “Towards Quality Early Childhood Education”


The Hong Kong Chapter of the Pacific Early Childhood Education Research Association (PECERA-HK) is honored to have Mr. Kevin Yeung Yun-hung, Secretary for Education as the officiating guest, Professor Kathy Sylva and Ms. Kao Hsiu-hua as the keynote speakers for our upcoming conference.

Officiating guest:
Mr. Kevin Yeung Yun-hung, HKSAR Secretary for Education

Keynote speakers:
Kathy Sylva is the Professor of Educational Psychology at the University of Oxford. She has led large-scale studies on the effects of early education on children’s development. She has also developed parenting interventions aimed at enhancing parents’ capacity to support their child’s learning and behaviour. Prof. Sylva was awarded an OBE in 2008 and the British Education Association’s Nisbet Award for outstanding contribution to educational research in 2014.

Keynote title: “Curriculum, pedagogy and the quality of children's experiences: What matters most?”

Ms. Kao Hsiu-hua is the Founder and Director of Emile Early Childhood Educational Institution at Taiwan, Chief Executive Officer of Taiwan Shen Chai Elementary School and Chief Editor of the Taiwan· Emile Journal - “Explore”.

Keynote title: “Multiple-scaffolding in Play”

Details of the captioned seminar are as follows:

Date and Time:

October 20, 2017 (Friday)
4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Registration starts at 4:00 p.m.)

Topic:

Pacific Early Childhood Education Research Association (Hong Kong) 10th Anniversary Conference cum QEF Project Sharing – Seminar on “Towards Quality Early Childhood Education”

Officiating guest:

Mr. Kevin Yeung Yun-hung - HKSAR Secretary for Education

Keynote speaker:

Keynote title 1: “Curriculum, pedagogy and the quality of children's experiences: What matters most?”
Keynote speaker: Professor Kathy Sylva - Professor of Educational Psychology, The University of Oxford

Keynote title 2: “ Multiple-scaffolding in Play”
Keynote speaker: Ms. Kao Hsiu Hua - Founder and Director of Emile Early Childhood Educational Institution, Taiwan.

Venue:

The Auditorium, Yew Chung International School- Secondary, 3 To Fuk Road, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

Admission Fee:

Free

Language:

English (English – Cantonese & English – Putonghua  simultaneous interpretation service will be provided)

 

 


     
 
 
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