Public Lecture: The Basic of School and Administration and Management



The public lecture titled “The Basic of School and Administration and Management” on 19 November


About the Talk

The Macao government department, Education and Youth Affairs Bureau (DSEJ) had been working on the Macao Education Reform since 2011, and that the Ten Years Plan for the Development of Non-Tertiary Education was in progress accordingly.  Various policies and actions taking continued to proceed in corresponding to the Macao Education Reform, and improving the school system in Macau.

Education basic administration includes the combined operation by which Macau in mantained in good working conditions.  It is a process of utilizing appropriate materials in ways to support effectively the devlopment of teachers’ qualities.  It includes all those techniques and procedures employed in operating the educational organization in accordance with the ongoing revealed policies.

About the Speaker

Mr. Chan Kin-hung was a graduate of the Bachelor of Arts ( First Honours) and Master of Arts Degree Programme in Education of The Faculty of Arts and Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1969 and 1982 respectively. Supported by the school management committee, he advanced his study in education administration at the University of London in 1987 and was nominated for candidacy in their Ph.D. program.  He also pursued his research endeavor in education administration at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto in 1996.  Mr. Chan has devoted his entire career to education. He has 50 years of experience serving as the vice principal and the principal for kindergarten, primary and secondary schools in Hong Kong, Macau and Ontario, as well as a full-time lecturer of the Faculty of Education CUHK. Most notably, he is the founding principal of Baptist Lui Ming Choi Secondary School and Tin Ka Ping Secondary School. Mr. Chan served as a member of the Board of Education for the HKG for 4 years in the 1970’s. He has also been a lecturer of the training programs for aspiring principals, newly appointed principals and serving principals offered by the Faculty of Education of the HKU, CUHK, UM and SJU and he has been lecturing in other training courses related to philosophy of education, education administration, school management, curriculum management and instructional leadership offered by the Education and Manpower Bureau, the University of London, and tertiary institutions in Guangdong, and universities in Macau, and Hong Kong with education programs for nearly forty years. His teaching has consistently been rated highly by students in course evaluations. Mr. Chan also shares his experience in education service and his achievements with education workers in the Mainland, Macau and Hong Kong through his writings. His papers about his experience in founding the two secondary schools (1978 and 1994) and his service to the then Education Department of the HK Government on the program on Continuing Professional Development of Principals (2002) were awarded a distinction and the first-class winner, respectively, in the national conference of the education profession in Mainland China.