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HKAGE’s Signature Event
Student-organised Event Series 1

“How a Gifted Mind Starts”

The How a Gifted Mind Starts: Forum cum Award Presentation Ceremony Students’ Childhood Works Exhibition was held successfully on 18th March, 2017.

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"How a Gifted Mind Starts: Childhood Work Collection"

Introduction
Overview and Important Dates
Submission Guidelines
Entry Form (With Description of Childhood Work)
Guessing Game (Samples of Childhood Works)
Forum cum Award Presentation Ceremony
Students’ Childhood Works Exhibition
Enquiries

Introduction


The Advanced Learning Experiences Division (ALED) launches the HKAGE’s Signature Event – Student-organised Event Series 1: “How a Gifted Mind Starts” to offer gifted students an opportunity to show the traits of originality and creativity by sharing your work during childhood.

All HKAGE student members and other Hong Kong students are also welcomed to join us and submit childhood works to demonstrate your difference and uniqueness. You are invited to attend the Exhibition to share about your work.

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Overview and Important Dates

Dates Events
6 Jul (Wed) – 21 Sep 2016 (Wed)

Submission with Entry Form

(Submission deadline extended to 30 Dec 2016 (Fri))

21 Sep 2016 (Wed)

Deadline for submission

(Submission deadline extended to 30 Dec 2016 (Fri))

To be confirmed Announcement of the selected childhood works
19 Nov 2016 (Sat)

Workshop - Appreciation to Gifted Learner’s Originality

18 Mar 2017 (Sat)

“How a Gifted Mind Starts” Forum cum Award Presentation Ceremony

Students' Childhood Work Exhibition

Requirements of Work Collection

The work shall be made when you were at the age of 6 or below; only one item to be submitted.

  • The work can be in various forms such as paintings, artwork, writing, poems, music, videos, science or engineering inventions, computer graphics, etc.
  • The works submitted will be retained for exhibition, research, demonstration and other educational purposes, and will be returned at a later date, uncollected works will be disposed after a specific date.
  • You are encouraged to submit a work which shows your originality and creativity!

Guessing Game

See samples and join our Guessing Game! Let’s have a look of some samples at the childhood works by Professor TK Ng, our Executive Director and our student members. If your guesses are all correct, you may win a special prize.

Guessing Game Page
Childhood Work 1









Childhood Work 3
Childhood Work 1 Childhood Work 2 Childhood Work 3


Target Participants

For HKAGE student members. Other Hong Kong students are also welcomed.


Submission of Work

Please submit the work together with a completed Entry Form (click to download) to us:

      

by email:

ale@hkage.org.hk

in person:

Room 308, Advanced Learning Experiences Division,

The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education,

Sha Kok Estate, Shatin, N.T. Hong Kong

Operating Hours:

Mondays to Fridays : 9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:30pm

Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays

If you want to keep the original product before the Adjudication and Exhibition, you may choose to save the photos, video, or audios of your childhood work using a shareable Google Drive and share with us the link in the Entry Form. (Google Drive Help Center: https://support.google.com/drive/?hl=en#topic=14940)

We recommend the following file formats:

Photo: TIF, JPG and PNG /Video: MP4, WMV and RM  /Audio: WAV and MP3


Submission Period

6 July 2016 – 21 September 2016

(Submission deadline extended to 30 December 2016)


Adjudication and Awards

Adjudication panel will be formed by gifted education practitioners for selecting the childhood works to be awarded and showcased at the Exhibition. Awardees will receive a book coupon and a certificate. Awards include but not limited to:

  • Originality Award;
  • Creativity Award;
  • Inspiration Award;
  • My Favourite Work (voted by the visitors at the Exhibition).


Announcement of the Adjudication Result

The result of adjudication will be announced on the HKAGE website.


Forum cum Award Presentation Ceremony
Students’ Childhood Works Exhibition

Poster of Forum cum Award Presentation Ceremony and Students' Childhood Works Exhibition

Date:

18 March 2017 (Sat)

Time:

10:00am - 12:00nn

Forum cum Award Presentation Ceremony

12:00nn - 3:00pm

Students’ Childhood Works Exhibition

(Registration is not required for this session.)

Venue:

Maryknoll Fathers' School (click for map)

(2 To Yuen Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong)


Important Notes

  • We encourage originality and creativity. Copyright remains with you though you give permission to us to publish the submitted work on the Internet in electronic format, as well as future promotional materials of the event, or to use them for non-profit-making academic purposes.
  • We will take videos and photographs of the event, and retain the right to edit, alter, publish and use any submitted works to the HKAGE’s Signature Event – Student-organised Event Series 1: “How a Gifted Mind Starts” for non-profit-making exhibition, research, demonstration and other educational purposes.


Enquiries

Please contact Alison at 3940 0210/ 3940 0108 or email to ale@hkage.org.hk.