Mainland Exchange Programme for Students “Passing on the Torch Platform” Programme Series: An Exploration into the History, Culture, Natural Resources and Conservation in Ningxia (2018/19) (application closed)

Upload Date : 31 August 2018

Summary

 

This circular memorandum invites secondary and special schools to nominate Secondary 3 to 5 students and school teachers (including principals) to participate in the captioned programme.

 

Details

 

The Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme for students entitled “Passing on the Torch Platform” Programme Series: An Exploration into the History, Culture, Natural Resources and Conservation in Ningxia (2018/19) (the Programme).  The Programme, in line with the school curriculum, aims at providing different learning experiences for students to enhance their understanding of the history of Ningxia, to experience the natural landscape of Huang He and desert as well as to understand the progress in combating desertification and the conservation of natural resources of Ningxia.

 

This Programme consists of the following 2 identical 5-day study tours. 

Tour A: 12 – 16 November 2018  (Quota: 40 students and 4 school teachers)

Tour B: 13 – 17 November 2018  (Quota: 40 students and 4 school teachers)

Details and the application procedures are attached at Annex 1 to Annex 3 (Chinese version only).

 

Each school can nominate at most two groups of participants (each group consists of 10 Secondary 3 to 5 students and 1 teacher) for the Programme.  Schools can encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join this Programme, and all participation is on a voluntary basis.  Interested schools are requested to return the completed application form (Annex 4, Chinese version only) to the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of EDB by fax (3104 4804) on or before 17 September 2018 (Monday).  Late submissions will not be accepted.

 

Enquiries

 

For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of EDB at 2892 5762 or 2892 6430.

For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 155/2018. [download]