This project examines the role of writing readiness skills in the early development of Chinese character writing. Despite a pedagogical shift towards digital literacy for very young children, handwriting with paper and pencil have significantly more impact on the brain development of young children than typing or writing on tablet computers.
- 18 May
- 08 Jun
To arouse primary school students’ interest in Chinese history and culture, EdUHK has developed a series of animated videos to present the life stories and positive attributes of 10 historical figures...
To cultivate junior form students’ interest in Chinese language and culture and develop their moral values through diverse and vivid learning experiences, EdUHK launched a three-year project...
Dr Kris Hartley, Assistant Professor at the Department of Asian and Policy Studies (APS), The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK), will embark on a six-month teaching fellowship at the Chiang Mai University (CMU) School of Public Policy in Thailand, where he will teach courses on public policy and smart cities. His semester-long engagement with CMU, beginning in January 2020, will generate new connections and collaborative opportunities for EdUHK in a country that is rapidly developing but facing numerous policy challenges.
The Education University of Hong Kong aims to develop students' international perspectives and knowledge so that they will be well-equipped to become caring global citizens and professionals in their own fields.
Much has been made about the poor quality of our air here in Hong Kong; however, when the issue is raised, it is often coupled with the complaint that a significant portion of the pollutants arrive from north of the boundary...
- Fondly called “Professor Tree”, Professor Jim Chi-yung is widely known in Hong Kong as the straight-talker who loves, defends and promotes Hong Kong’s heritage trees...
- Many parents in Hong Kong dig deep into their pockets to finance their children’s schooling, from expensive kindergartens to local/overseas universities...
- Chinese language learning continues to rise in popularity around the world, but picking up the language can be a challenge for nonnative speakers who are not familiar with the script. Unlike alphabetic languages...