Experiential Days: Local and Overseas Educators Seminar
Jockey Club ‘Ednovation Fest’ has invited the renowned American education innovator, Co-founder of Big Picture Learning, Dr Elliot Washor to be the keynote speaker of this seminar. He will join the officiating guest Dr Roy CHUNG Chi-ping, Chairman of Vocational Training Council, Mrs. Gloria LEUNG CHAN, Consulting Principal of Kau Yan School, Ms. Ada Wong, Director of Ednovators and Mr. Arnold Chan, Founder & CEO of Teach For Hong Kong to discuss the changes in education in new generation and innovate together with parents and schools.
Dr Elliot Washor founded Big Picture Learning in the U.S. 23 years ago. Its personalised learning enables teachers and students to adapt to changes and develop innovative ideas together. How should school, government and business leaders empower and educate the young generation ? Dr. Washor will share stories of success and brilliant life.
Mrs. Gloria LEUNG CHAN, Consulting Principal of Kau Yan School, is experienced in developing curriculum and enhancing teachers’ professional skills. She has been invited by universities to train principals and aspiring principals. Participants of this seminar will get a brief understanding about the reform journey of Hong Kong schools. Are students ready to meet the challenges of the 21st century ?
Keynote Speakers & Topics:
Dr. Elliot Washor, Co-founder, Big Picture Learning
Topic: Envisioning a School for the Future – Co-creating a school that put students at the centre of learning
Mrs. Gloria LEUNG CHAN, Consulting Principal, Kau Yan School
Topic: A school journey of education innovation in Hong Kong that prepare students for the 21st Century challenges
Registration fee: Free-of-charge
Registration is required.