Common Sense Education
STEM LEARNING UK
STEM Learning is the largest provider of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) education and careers support to schools, colleges and community groups across the UK. STEM Learning provides intensive residential courses for school leaders, teachers and technicians with our subject experts at the purpose-built National STEM Learning Centre in York. Our unique UK-wide infrastructure for STEM support includes STEM Ambassadors Hubs across the UK, Science Learning Partnerships and Computing Hubs in England, and delivery partners in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, ensuring all schools and educators have access to support.
PHONICS EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
The Phonics Education Association (PEA) offers tutoring for young English learners between the ages of 3 and 7. Furthermore, we provide teachers and institutions with training programs and internationally recognized certification. In addition, the PEA also offers our tutors a supportive learning environment so that they may acquire professional training to further enrich their teaching skills
The PEA aspires to enable parents in Asian countries to provide an enjoyable experience and boost self-confidence for children learning phonics.
THE JOCKEY CLUB STEM AUTONOMOUS LEARNING PROGRAM
The Jockey Club STEM Autonomous Learning Program is donated by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust and sponsored by the Educational Information Technology Development Research Center of the Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong.
This 30-month (March 2019 to August 2021) project is aimed at senior primary (P.4-6) and junior high (S1-3) grades and promotes Hong Kong schools through the implementation of self-directed learning (SDL) The development of STEM education.
HONG KONG FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION
Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) was established in 1914, and it has 100 years of history.
In 1954, HKFA registered as a “limited company” under the Companies Act and became a member of FIFA and AFC.
The Association will organize the HKFA B Coaching Certificate Course  from 24th – 31st December 2021 and April 2022 – August 2022 (TBC). According to the latest instruction from Asian Football Confederation, all registered C Coaching Certificate Holders are cordially invited to apply for enrollment. The maximum number of participants is 24. The Association’s Technical Department will select the final enrollment list according to the applicant’s coaching experience in football.
CONTINUING EDUCATION FUND
The Continuing Education Fund (CEF) subsidizes adults with learning aspirations to pursue continuing education and training. The CEF enhancement measures have been implemented from 1 April 2019. The subsidy ceiling has increased from HK$10,000 to HK$20,000 per applicant. To tie in with the enhancement measures, the School is actively expanding the scope of our CEF reimbursable courses to areas of Chinese Medicine, Health Care, Education, Arts, and etc., in response to the learning needs of different learners.
The School has designed a variety of quality programs and courses in the areas of Business Services, Design, Financial Services, Languages, Logistics, Tourism, and Creative Industries that qualify for CEF reimbursement.
OUR HONG KONG FOUNDATION
The education system in Hong Kong has been evolving over the past few decades to position itself for future challenges, with past reforms including language policy, “334” education reform, broadening of free education as well as sub-degree system. However, this continuous evolution cannot be brought to a halt as the challenge to future talents will only become more intense.
OHKF Education & Youth Research Team reviews the current education system and plans for the future, hoping that enhancements could be made to move the system one step closer to achieving our vision:
THE HONG KONG JOCKEY CLUB
The Hong Kong Jockey Club has long been committed to nurturing the talent of Hong Kong’s young people; individuals who will one day lead our community and contribute to its betterment. This is the objective of the Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarships, which over the last 23 years have established a special identity and vision, founded on principles of leadership and community service.
At the Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarships Presentation Ceremony held today (2 November), the Club granted new scholarships to 45 students and congratulated 54 recently graduated Scholars as they embarked on their careers.