New MEd-CGSED Cohort


Each year, HKU welcomes a new and dynamic cohort of students for the MEd programme in Comparative and Global Studies in Education and Development (CGSED). The 25 students in the 2017/18 are as dynamic as their predecessors. They come from 9 countries/jurisdictions, namely: Croatia China Mainland Ethiopia Hong Kong Myanmar Philippines South Sudan USA Uzbekistan […]

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BOOK LAUNCH AND TALK: Comparative and International Education: Issues for Teachers (2nd edition)

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Speakers: Ruth Hayhoe and Li Jun Chair: Mark Bray Friday 21 April, 11:45am-12:45 pm. Room 403 Runme Shaw Building The first edition of this book, published in Canada, was developed a decade ago to help teachers in multicultural schools to understand the nature and value of comparative and international education. This second edition, published in […]

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Migration, Religious Security, and Public Schooling within the Liberal Democratic State

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By Bruce A Collet Chair: Liz Jackson To what degree might public schools play positive and supporting roles among migrant communities within which religion provides a sense of security? What do these roles look like? What defines the limitations that schools in liberal democratic states face in specifying and fulfilling these roles? In this talk […]

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