29 Aug, 2023
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On 23rd August 2023, Mr. Gao Guozhong, Secretary of the Education Work Party Committee and Director of the Pudong New Area Education Bureau, along with his delegation, visited Yew Chung International School and Yew Chung College of Early Childhood Education (YCCECE) in Hong Kong for educational exchanges and observations. They were accompanied by Professor Allan Yuen and Dr. Frank Lam, President and Vice President of the College.
As an international and comprehensive educational institution, Yew Chung Yew Wah Education Network has gained a reputation for its unique educational philosophy and advanced educational model. The visiting delegation had the opportunity to visit Yew Chung Kindergarten, Primary School, and Secondary School in Hong Kong, experiencing the immersive bilingual learning environment and the integrated curriculum that combines academia and practicality. At each educational stage, the schools adhere to the principle of "respecting students and fostering individual development," emphasizing the cultivation of students' critical thinking, innovative mindset, teamwork spirit, and problem-solving abilities.
The delegation also visited YCCECE and the headquarters of Yew Chung Yew Wah Education Network to gain in-depth understanding of their unique educational philosophy and excellent educational practices. YCCECE is dedicated to nurturing outstanding early childhood education professionals with an international perspective, contributing valuable intellectual support to early childhood education. The headquarters of Yew Chung Yew Wah Education Network has achieved remarkable success in international educational cooperation, providing students with a broad platform for international exchange and promoting mutual understanding and collaboration among different cultures.
During the discussions, the education inspection delegation from Pudong New Area expressed that the educational practices and achievements of Yew Chung Yew Wah Education Network provide valuable experience and reference for further promoting high-level openness and integration of international education in the Pudong New Area. They look forward to Shanghai and Hong Kong continuing to explore and innovate in the field of international educational exchange and cooperation, actively advancing collaboration in areas such as teacher training and development, as well as youth exchanges and visits.