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International Webinar Series on Students' Well-being - Webinar on Character and Moral Education

Event type

Seminar

15May
Date

Date

May 15, 2021 (Sat)

Language

English, Cantonese, Putonghua

Time

9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Mode

via ZOOM
International Webinar Series on Students' Well-being - Webinar on Character and Moral Education

Organisers
Centre for Advancement in Inclusive and Special Education, Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong &
The Asia-Pacific Network for Moral Education

Keynote Presentations
Keynote Presentation 1 (9:00 am  - 11:15 am HKT)
Title:Six Evidence-Based Design Principles for Effectively Promoting Character Development
(in English, simultaneous interpreting into Putonghua available)
Speaker: Marvin W. Berkowitz, Ph.D.
Sanford N. McDonnell Professor of Character Education
Co-Director of the Center for Character and Citizenship
College of Education University of Missouri-St. Louis

Keynote Presentation 2: 11:00 am - 12:15 pm HKT)
Title: Organizing and Reconstructing Children’s Experiences: Compiling National Civic Textbooks in China
(in Putonghua, simultaneous interpreting into English available)
Speaker: Desheng Gao, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of the “Zijiang Scholars Program” East China Normal University

Concurrent Sharing Sessions / Workshops (10:25 - 10:55 am)
Session 1 (in English, simultaneous interpreting into Putonghua available):
Giving Value to Values Education
(by Chris Drake, President, Association for Living Values Education International; Former Chair, The Asia-Pacific Network for Moral Education)

Session 2 (in English):
Simple and Profound Practices to Nurture Social and Emotional Learning
(by Elizabeth McLeod, Director & Co-founder IFSEL, & Kira Galbraith, Associate Facilitator IFSEL,
Institute for Social and Emotional Learning (IFSEL)

Session 3 (in English):
Resilience and Empathy Through Personal Storytelling
(by Andrea Spagat, Program Director, StoryCenter)

Session 4 (in English):
Thriving Through the Storm: Fostering Student Development and Well-being in the Midst of a Pandemic
(by Ann Mok, Ed.D., Counsellor, Chinese International School; Counselling Practicum Supervisor, City University of Hong Kong)

Session 5 (in Cantonese) :
Cultivating and Developing Students’ Character Strengths
(by Rita Ching, Founder, Above and Beyond Education)

Session 6 (in Cantonese & Putonghua):
Narrative Co-journey in Rejuvenation of Folk Culture - Adolescent as Expert and Counsellor as Mirror: Character Education in a Nutshell
(by Andy Sham, Approved Counselling Supervisor, Hong Kong Professional Counselling Association)

Responses & Concluding Remarks (12:15 - 12:30 pm)
Chris Drake, President, Association for Living Values Education International; Former Chair, The Asia-Pacific Network for Moral Education

For more details, please visit:https://www.wellbeingwebinar.com

For registration, please visit: http://caise.edu.hku.hk/webinar2021_students_wellbeing/

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