Annual Hotung Lecture (AHL) 2021

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About the Programme

(a) Pre-lecture Teacher Workshop

Topic: How to Support Gifted Students in Becoming Self-Regulated Learners: A Teacher’s Guide
Speaker: Prof Albert Ziegler
Date / Time: Workshop: 7 January 2021 (Thursday)
(3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Follow up online consultation session: 6 February 2021 (Saturday)
(3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Target Audience: School leaders, curriculum coordinators, Teachers, social workers and educational psychologists working with gifted or high-ability learners.
Format: Online meeting via Zoom
Language: English
Workshop Highlights: The workshop will introduce the main components of self-regulated learning from an applied perspective, with a special focus on school-based learning. Through discussion and knowledge exchange, teachers will acquire knowledge on whether and how self-regulated learning can be improved in the classroom through practice and targeted training. Key principles and practical examples of the successful training of self-regulated learning in school lessons will also be introduced.
Application: Click here for application.

(b) Pre-lecture Parent Seminar

Topic: How to Support Gifted Students in Becoming Self-Regulated Learners: A Parent’s Guide
Speaker: Prof Albert Ziegler
Date / Time: Workshop: 8 January 2021 (Friday)
(7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)
Follow up online consultation session: 6 February 2021 (Saturday)
(4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.)
Target Audience: Parents of Gifted Students
Format: Online meeting via Zoom
Language: English
Workshop Highlights: The workshop will give an overview of key theoretical contexts that are important for stimulating self-regulated learning in school lessons. Parents will gain a better understanding in whether and how self-regulated learning can be improved at home through practice and targeted training. Key principles and practical examples of the successful training of self-regulated learning at home will also be introduced.
Application: Click here for application.

(c) Annual Hotung Lecture 2021

Keynote Address: Self-Regulated Learning Skills for Gifted Students in the Talent-Development Process
Speaker: Prof Albert Ziegler
Date / Time: 9 January 2021 (Saturday)
4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Target Audience:
  • School leaders, curriculum coordinators, Teachers, social workers and educational psychologists working with gifted or high-ability learners.
  • Parents who want to understand more about gifted education
Format: Online meeting via Zoom
Language: English
Workshop Highlights: The lecture will introduce the characteristics of successful learning episodes that facilitates the transformation of talents and gifts into extraordinary achievements. During the lecture, the Speaker will share with participants on the optimal design and successful completion of a learning pathway, the self-regulatory approach that helps gifted learners gain better control of the learning process and the components of self-regulated learning that can be improved through practice and targeted training.
Application: Click here for application.

Application Deadline for Activities

11 December 2020 (Friday) 12:00 noon

Confirmation

  1. A confirmation email will be sent to the registrant upon successful submission of the online registration form.
  2. If you have not received the confirmation email by 11 December 2020, please contact us at apd@hkage.org.hk to verify your registration.
  3. For the Pre-lecture programmes and Annual Hotung Lecture, the application is processed on a first-come-first-served basis.

Cancellation

For registrants who would like to cancel their registration, please send a notification email to apd@hkage.org.hk