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Date: 20/08/2018
Circular Number: EDBC005/2018
Circular Type: EDUCATION BUREAU CIRCULAR
Subject: Handling Suspected Cases of Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
English Version
Traditional Chinese Version
Simplified Chinese Version
Summary: This circular updates schools of the procedures and points to note for handling suspected cases of child abuse and domestic violence. Schools are advised to keep an eye on the conditions of students for early identification and intervention. Schools are also reminded to take appropriate measures to provide assistance to the children concerned and their families in accordance with the “Procedural Guide for Handling Child Abuse Cases (Revised 2015)” (Procedural Guide) and the “Procedural Guide for Handling Intimate Partner Violence Cases (Revised 2011)”. Schools are requested to bring the content of this circular to the attention of all school personnel. This circular supersedes EDBC No. 1/2016 dated 26 January 2016.
By School Type: Sec Schs, Pri Schs, Aided Sec Schs, Aided Pri Schs, Eng Schs Foundation Schs, Special Schs, Private Sec Schs, Private Pri Schs, Caput Schs, Direct Subsidy Scheme Schs, Kindergarten



Date: 20/08/2018
Circular Number: EDBCM106/2018
Circular Type: EDUCATION BUREAU CIRCULAR MEMORANDUM
Subject: The 3rd Outstanding Teaching Award for Moral Education
Jointly Organised by the Education Bureau and Winsor Education Foundation
English Version
Traditional Chinese Version
Simplified Chinese Version
Summary: The purpose of this circular memorandum is to inform heads of primary, secondary and special schools about the application for “The 3rd Outstanding Teaching Award for Moral Education” (referred to as the Outstanding Teaching Award hereafter) jointly organised by the Education Bureau and Winsor Education Foundation.
By School Type: Sec Schs, Pri Schs, Aided Sec Schs, Aided Pri Schs, Eng Schs Foundation Schs, Special Schs, Private Sec Schs, Private Pri Schs, Caput Schs, Direct Subsidy Scheme Schs



Date: 17/08/2018
Circular Number: EDBCM145/2018
Circular Type: EDUCATION BUREAU CIRCULAR MEMORANDUM
Subject: Submission of 2017/2018 Annual Accounts for
Aided Schools Managed by Incorporated Management Committees (IMCs)
English Version
Traditional Chinese Version
Simplified Chinese Version
Summary: This circular memorandum requests Supervisors of aided IMC schools to submit the audited accounts of their IMCs for the accounting year ended 31 August 2018 (or 31 March 2018 as appropriate) within six months after the end date of the accounts.
By School Type: Sec Schs, Pri Schs, Aided Sec Schs, Aided Pri Schs



Date: 15/08/2018
Circular Number: EDBCM140/2018
Circular Type: EDUCATION BUREAU CIRCULAR MEMORANDUM
Subject: Distribution of Learning and Teaching Materials by Curriculum Development Institute
(August 2018)
English Version
Traditional Chinese Version
Simplified Chinese Version
Summary: The purpose of this circular memorandum is to inform heads of kindergartens, primary and secondary schools about the distribution of learning and teaching materials by Curriculum Development Institute, Education Bureau, and the related arrangements. Materials to be distributed in this issue are: Gifted Education Year Planner 2018/19, Pamphlets on “Knowing More About Children’s Learning - Parents’ Pamphlet”, Parent pamphlet on “How to Help Your Children Reduce the Weight of School Bags” (Chinese Version / English Version), Expo information and admission tickets for the InnoTech Expo 2018 (Chinese version only), Computer Awareness Programme: Interacting with programmable physical objects, Business, Accounting and Financial Studies (S4-S6) curriculum: Modular-based Learning and Teaching Resource Materials for Business Management Module and Health Management and Social Care curriculum: Field Learning towards Helping Professions Information Kit.
By School Type: Sec Schs, Pri Schs, Aided Sec Schs, Aided Pri Schs, Special Schs, Private Sec Schs, Private Pri Schs, Caput Schs, Bought Place Schs, Direct Subsidy Scheme Schs, Kindergarten



Date: 14/08/2018
Circular Number: EDBCM124/2018
Circular Type: EDUCATION BUREAU CIRCULAR MEMORANDUM
Subject: Mainland Exchange Programme for Students
An Exploration into the History, Culture and Ecology of Sichuan (Primary Schools) (2018/19)
English Version
Traditional Chinese Version
Simplified Chinese Version
Summary: This circular memorandum invites primary schools and special schools to nominate Primary 4 to 6 students and school teachers (including principals) to participate in the captioned programme.
By School Type: Pri Schs, Aided Pri Schs, Special Schs, Direct Subsidy Scheme Schs



Date: 14/08/2018
Circular Number: EDBCM119/2018
Circular Type: EDUCATION BUREAU CIRCULAR MEMORANDUM
Subject: Mainland Exchange Programme for Students
Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area Exploration Series:
Exploration of Zhuhai and Macao (2018/19)
English Version
Traditional Chinese Version
Simplified Chinese Version
Summary: This circular memorandum invites primary, secondary and special schools to nominate Primary 4 to Secondary 6 students and school teachers (including principals) to participate in the captioned programme.
By School Type: Sec Schs, Pri Schs, Aided Sec Schs, Aided Pri Schs, Special Schs, Caput Schs, Direct Subsidy Scheme Schs