In order to enhance the contact with Macao’s primary and secondary schools and to gain a better understanding of their needs for humanities and social sciences education, members of the Centre for Chinese History and Culture (CCHC) of the University of Macau, including Director Zhu Shoutong, Principal Admin Officer KUAN Sio In, and Admin Staff Ho Sok Fong, visited Sheng Kung Hui Choi Kou School (Macau) in the morning of May 5, 2022 (Thursday) met and discussed the cooperation with school’s Principal Chan Chi Kwan, Principal Assistant Wu Wai Cheng, Director Wong Man Bo, Director Tou Un Man, and Ms. Chao I MAN.
Principal Chan Chi Kwan of Choi Kou School said that the school attaches great importance to history and culture education for students, which coincides with the efforts made by the Centre, and hopes to explore better education methods with the support of the Base in the future. Subsequently, Principal Assistant Wu Wai Cheng, Director Wong Man Bo, Director Tou Un Man, and Ms. Chao I MAN also made pertinent suggestions on the construction of the Base and gave an outlook on the future direction of cooperation between the two sides.
The Director of CCHC, Prof. Zhu Shoutong, hoped to take this opportunity to establish a solid relationship with Choi Kou School and listen to the suggestions of front-line educators on the series of activities of CCHC, such as the “CCHC LECTURE SERIES”, so that they can better meet the needs of primary and secondary school students. In addition, Director Zhu also pointed out that the further improvement of the academic level of the “Forum of Macao Humanities and Social Sciences Education” depends on the support of primary and secondary school educators with rich practical experience, and invited the leaders and teachers of Choi Kou School to take the time to participate in the next forum in order to facilitate high-quality exchanges.