Scientific Training and Mentoring for STEM talents Tier 2

In Spring of 2021, we gradually resumed more and more face-to-face classes, for example, the Tier 2 Classes of ‘Scientific Training and Mentoring for STEM Talents‘ in Life Sciences, which were scheduled on 27 March, 10, 17, 24 April and … Continue reading Scientific Training and Mentoring for STEM talents Tier 2

Courseware Development Grant Scheme 2019-22

According to a news report titled ‘Nearly 60 per cent of Hong Kong youth looking to leave city, new study says, with Covid-19 and economic uncertainty believed to be behind rise‘, close to 60% of people aged between 15 and 30 in Hong Kong wanted to leave if possible. Their optimism in the city rated 2.95 out of 10. As an educationist in Hong Kong, I absolutely know the frustrations of the youth there (refer to my previous post); one of the major difficulties is career development. As described by the same report, the pessimism was believed to be linked … Continue reading Courseware Development Grant Scheme 2019-22

PGT Winter Program 2020

My STEM courses for Secondary School students have not been affected by COVID-19. Early in 2021, we completed another PGT Winter Program 2020 course titled ‘Applied Biochemistry I‘; and this course series was first offered five years ago in 2017. In 2021, the courses were held online on 23 and 30 January and 6 February. Eighteen brilliant students completed the course successfully. Owing to the challenge of COVID-19 and although my PGT courses were conducted online for up to one year, I still wish my students to gain some relevant knowledge of biochemistry from the courses. By this, they can … Continue reading PGT Winter Program 2020