Registration will close February 28, 2020 at

Event Details

Target Participants


This programme admits 20 primary/secondary schools, each to be represented by a principal/vice principal and a panel head. Priority will be given to government schools, aided or direct subsidy schools.


Prior knowledge of design thinking is desirable but not essential. You will receive around two-hour of pre-work, including reading, video viewing, and preparation of an initial personal learning plan to document your aspirations, actions and reflections. Participants may choose to attend an optional half-day introduction to design thinking on 21 March prior to the workshop.


Admission Fee


Free admission with a deposit of $1500, refundable upon satisfactory completion of the programme.


Application

Please apply online by 28 Feb. Successful applicants will be informed by 6 March.

Mar 27 & 28, 2020

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Rm 603-604, K. K. Leung Building, University of Hong Kong
University Drive
Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong

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Agenda

  • Workshop
    9 AM - 5 PMWorkshop
    This will be a highly-interactive, multi-modal workshop, including energizers and times for reflection . Led by a professional team of international and local experts, you will learn how design thinking can be applied in the local school context as:

    - a pedagogy to motivate learning across different disciplines and nurture 21st century skills
    - a creative problem solving process to address daily school challenges
    - a way of working to foster a collaborative school culture

    Day 1 of the workshop will aim at understanding yourself as a school leader, the school as a learning ecosystem as well as the design thinking process.

    Day 2 of the workshop will focus on developing an action plan to school change by applying design thinking and gathering feedback to the plan.

    Joseph Chan

    Programme Director, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China of University of Hong Kong

    Ernest Lo

    Founder/Lecturer, Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation of Future Impact Lab Limited/University of Hong Kong

    Kaleb Rashad

    Director of Creative Leadership at High Tech High Graduate School of Education

    Peter Worth

    Learning experience designer/Former co-director of School Retool

    School check-in
    9 AM - 5 PMSchool Check-ins
    Applying the workshop learning, participants will work on the action plan to tackle a school challenge under the guidance of the trainers. There will be two onsite school check-ins (around 2 hours each), and a peer-to-peer support system in addition to the professional coaching from the trainers.

    Joseph Chan

    Programme Director, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China of University of Hong Kong

    Ernest Lo

    Founder/Lecturer, Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation of Future Impact Lab Limited/University of Hong Kong

    Debriefing
    9 AM - 1 PMDebriefing
    The programme will be concluded with a half-day debriefing session to reflect and share the learning experiences. The expert team will provide feedback and suggestions to the participants.

    Joseph Chan

    Programme Director, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China of University of Hong Kong

    Ernest Lo

    Founder/Lecturer, Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation of Future Impact Lab Limited/University of Hong Kong

Speakers

  • Joseph Chan (Programme Director, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China of University of Hong Kong)

    Joseph Chan

    Programme Director, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China of University of Hong Kong

  • Ernest Lo (Founder/Lecturer, Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation of Future Impact Lab Limited/University of Hong Kong)

    Ernest Lo

    Founder/Lecturer, Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation of Future Impact Lab Limited/University of Hong Kong

  • Kaleb Rashad (Director of Creative Leadership at High Tech High Graduate School of Education)

    Kaleb Rashad

    Director of Creative Leadership at High Tech High Graduate School of Education

  • Peter Worth (Learning experience designer/Former co-director of School Retool)

    Peter Worth

    Learning experience designer/Former co-director of School Retool

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