Basic Law Writing Competition
My Pledge to Act 2020- Be Grateful and Treasure What We Have, Stay Positive and Optimistic
ECF Green Building Education Video Series - Online Green Building Seminar for Teachers and Tour
The Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) launched the project on “ECF Green Building Education Video Series” in December 2019 with aims to raise senior primary and secondary students’ awareness on green building concepts and deepen their knowledge on green buildings and environmental issues. To support teachers in teaching education for sustainable development, HKGBC has prepared an online green building seminar for teachers. The content includes the application of renewable energy, the promotion of energy conservation and biodiversity enhancement, etc. HKGBC has also produced a video on green building tour to help students understand the operation of green buildings. All videos in the project are available on HKGBC’s website.
The 6th Territory-wide Inter-school
Basic Law Competition
In tandem with the work of the Basic Law Promotion Steering Committee, the EDB continues to organise the Competition this year to encourage primary and secondary students to read materials relating to the Basic Law so as to deepen their understanding of its content and the inseparable relationship between Hong Kong and the Mainland, as well as to enhance their knowledge about the history of the establishment, development and achievements of the HKSAR. In commemoration of the 30th Anniversary of the Promulgation of the Basic Law, questions regarding historical development and achievements since the founding of the People’s Republic of China will be added in the Competition with an aim to strengthening students’ understanding of our country in these aspects through preparation for and participation in the competition. For respective schedule and regulations, please refer to the Circular Memorandum below:
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Promoting Wellness in School
During the school suspension period, the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (the Centre), the University of Hong Kong (香港大學香港賽馬會防止自殺研究中心), which is commissioned by the Quality Education Fund to establish a Quality Education Fund Thematic Network on Promoting Wellness in School (共建卓悦校園主題網絡計劃) in the 2019/20 school year, has prepared a range of online activities and teaching materials to enhance mental health and personal growth among both students and teachers. The activities and materials will be uploaded by the Centre to the website every week. Please share the following link among your students and teachers for the aim of raising awareness and capacity building in looking after their mental wellness.
Life Education Activity Programme
The E-learning Programme (「停課不停學 -網上輕鬆學習證書計劃」) launched by the Life Education Activity Programme provides primary students with a series of online educational materials (in Chinese only), covering different weekly topics ranging from personal hygiene, cyber safety to emotional health. For details, please refer to www.leap.org.hk/e-learning
‘YouthCan’ provides young people with information, presented in entertaining ways, on what they need and care about including health knowledge, basic life skills as well as community resources in order to encourage young people to meet challenges in life positively. Learn more about resilience in the latest March issue.
Showerhead Design Competition"
The Water Supplies Department is organising the "Innovative Water Efficient Showerhead Design Competition" and invites students of secondary schools and tertiary institutions to participate individually or as a team so as to promote the importance of water conservation.
For details, please visit: https://www.showerheaddesign.hk/
Basic Law Promotion Funding Scheme for
Tertiary Institutions 2020
The Basic Law Promotion Steering Committee and the Education Bureau jointly organise the Basic Law Promotion Funding Scheme for Tertiary Institutions. The Scheme will fund worthwhile projects which promote the awareness and understanding of the Basic Law among students and staff of local tertiary institutions.
The deadline for application of the funding scheme has been extended to 20 March, 2020 (Friday).
Guidelines: Please click here
Application Form: Please click here
|Basic Law Quiz Competition 2018-19 |
"The Basic Law Quiz Competition 2018-19" was co-organised by Home Affairs Bureau, the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education and the Working Group on Local Community under the Basic Law Promotion Steering Committee. Please visit this link to view RTHK’s TV Programme "Basic Law Quiz Competition": https://www.rthk.hk/tv/dtt31/programme/basiclawquizcompetition/episode/568482
My Pledge to Act 2019 -
Expressing gratitude, to cherish, be proactive and optimistic
The Education Bureau encourages schools to continue organising ‘My Pledge to Act’ to develop students’ healthy lifestyle, character and civic awareness. The theme of ‘My Pledge to Act’ (2019) is "Expressing gratitude, to cherish, be proactive and optimistic’’. Schools are encouraged to help students develop a sense of gratitude, learn to cherish the things they have; adopt a proactive and optimistic attitude towards life, in order to help them face the challenges and difficulties of growing up. A great variety of online resources is provided on the webpage of ‘My Pledge to Act’(2019) (http://www.edb.gov.hk/mpa2019) to support the promotion at schools.
|ECC MTR Environmental Award for Schools|
Results Announcement of "All Go Plastic-free" Poster Design Competition
The Environmental Campaign Committee (ECC), the Environmental Protection Department and the Education Bureau have been jointly organising the "ECC MTR Environmental Award for Schools" annually since 1997. The programme is sponsored by the MTR Corporation aiming to nurture a sense of care and responsibility for the environment among students and encourage them to unleash their creativity in environmental protection.
This year, an "All Go Plastic-free" Poster Design Competition was organised for all primary and secondary students to promote the message of "Go Plastic-free" and avoid the use of disposable items.
For details of the winning entries primary and secondary schools, please click here: (https://school.ecc.org.hk/english/mtr_environmental_award/mtr_environmental_award0406final.html)
Road Safety Bulletin No. 43 - 45
To support schools on implementation of Road Safety Education, the Transport Department has published a series of Road Safety Bulletin. The latest issues include: