Funded by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, the 3-year project is designed to complement the Hong Kong school curriculum to foster whole person development and lifewide learning in students from Keystage 2 (Primary 4-6).
The Project focuses on a thematic, cross-curriculum project learning approach to nurture self-directed learning capabilities in students through the integration of
fundamental subject knowledge based on Key Learning Areas,
generic skills such as basic skills, thinking skills and personal and social skills
and underpinned by a strong foundation of positive values and attitudes.
This student-centred creative partnership project aims to prepare young people for the challenges of the 21st century by developing their Creativity, Critical thinking, Communication, Collaboration skills for Contribution to social capital (“5Cs”), bringing about an increase in creative practices in schools through the training of Teachers in collaboration with Creative Practitioners.
To prepare students for the 21st century by developing their “5Cs”
To promote creative learning for primary school students through the arts for cross-disciplinary learning
To enhance teachers’ creativity capacity building in partnership with creative practitioners
Project Advisory Committee
Mr Husain Al-Khuzaie Teacher (Science & Media Technology), The Harbour School
Dr Vivian Mo Yin Cheng Assistant Professor, Department of Science & Environmental Studies in The Education University of Hong Kong
Ms Ada Wai Ching Cheung Veteran Educator and Education Consultant of St Bonaventure Catholic Primary School
Dr Susan Yun Sun Fan, BBS, JP Honorary Clinical Associate Professor in The University of Hong Kong, Executive Director of The Family Planning Association of Hong Kong (1995 – 2021)
Mr Anthony James Hung Solicitor, and Co-chairman of The Absolutely Fabulous Theatre Connection
Professor Chi Pang Lau, BBS, JP Associate Vice President (Academic Affairs and External Relations) of Lingnan University, and Professor of the Department of History
Dr Eugenie Leung Registered clinical psychologist in Hong Kong and the United Kingdom, Director of Counselling and Person Enrichment and Dean of Student Affairs in The University of Hong Kong (2006 – 2020)
Mr Kam Chiu Leung Honorary School Development Officer of the Quality School Improvement Project in The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and former Vice Principal of Shun Lee Catholic Secondary School
Professor Johnny M Poon Associate Vice-President (Interdisciplinary Research) and Head of Department of Music in Hong Kong Baptist University, Dr. Hung Hin Shiu Endowed Professor in Music