“Passing on the Torch Platform” Programme Series: An Exploration into the Technology and Culture in Chengdu and Xichang 2019/20 (Application closed) < Back

Summary

 

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

 

Details

 

The Education Bureau (EDB) organises ‘“Passing on the Torch Platform” Programme Series: An Exploration into the Technology and Culture in Chengdu and Xichang 2019/20’ (the Programme) which aims at providing life-wide learning experiences for students to enhance their understanding of the cultural characteristics of Sichuan, the development and the achievement as well as the challenges of aerospace technology of our country.

 

This is a 6-day programme scheduled for 12 to 17 April 2020 in Chengdu and Xichang.  Details and 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 Secondary 5 students and 1 teacher) for the Programme.  Schools can encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join.  Participation of students is on a voluntary basis

 

Interested schools are requested to return the completed application form(s) (Annex 4, Chinese version only) to the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of the EDB by fax (3104 0716) on or before 15 January 2020 (Wednesday).  Late submissions will not be accepted.

 

Enquiry

 

For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of the EDB at 2892 6304 or 2892 6429.  For more information about the Mainland exchange programmes for students, please visit the “Passing on the Torch” website (https://www.passontorch.org.hk).

 

For further details of the Scheme, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 201/2019. (download)