Richard Chung-yiu Yeung

Richard Chung-yiu Yeung

Hong Kong

Science Teacher (BSc, MPhil, PGDE) Curriculum Design (STEM) & Development Interdisciplinary Learning & Entrepreneurship Education

Mr. Richard C. Y. Yeung served as the Head of Science Department of Carmel Holy Word Secondary School for 15 years and now is the Director of Career and Life Planning. Mr. Yeung was selected to study in Finland during 2018 under the i-Journey Scheme organized by Education Bureau (EDB). Upon his return to Hong Kong, he launched the programme of drone-based interdisciplinary learning and entrepreneurship education, and shared his experience in various occasions, including the Ocean Park International STEAM Education Conference, EDB i-Journey Fair, Jockey Club "Ednovation Fest" and "NXTEducator" Summit. Besides, he contributed his expertise in the School-based Curriculum Development (Secondary) Section as a seconded teacher in 2019-20 and helped in pursuing students’ STEM literacy through designing science investigative and STEM learning activities in Hong Kong.

Drone Project Website

Drone Project Resource Book

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 

  • 2019 - 2020:             Seconded Teacher, School-based Curriculum Development Section, Education Bureau, Hong Kong
  • 2019 - present:        Member of Teachers Working Group, Ocean Park Academy Hong Kong
  • 1998 - present:        Chemistry & Science Teacher  
  • 2016 - present:        Director of Career and Life Planning
  • 2018 - present:        Head of Interdisciplinary Drone STEAM Project
  • 2002 - 2017:             Head of Science Department
  • 2015 - 2016:              Head of e-Learning
  • 2012 - 2014:              Head of Inquiry-based Science Tutorial


THEME & INTEREST

  • Chemistry Education
  • Science Education
  • Inquiry-based Learning
  • Project-based Learning
  • e-Learning
  • Lesson Study
  • Interdisciplinary Learning
  • STEM / STEAM Education
  • Entrepreneurship Education
  • Life Planning Education and Career Guidance

PRESENTATIONS

  • 12/2019

NXTEducator Summit, Taipei, Drone-based Interdisciplinary Learning & Entrepreneurship Education

  • 11/2019

Ednovation Fest 2019, Drone-based STEM Interdisciplinary Learning

  • 09/2019

'i-Journey' Fair 2019, Application of Drones in Interdisciplinary Learning & Entrepreneurship Education

  • 06/2019    

The First Ocean Park International STEAM Education Conference 2019, A Finnish Interdisciplinary Approach to STEAM Learning: Drone-assisted Surface Water Sampling

  • 02/2019

Tai Po Inno Expo 2019, Drone Interdisciplinary STEAM Learning Project

  • 12/2018      

Learning & Teaching Expo 2018, Application of Drones in Interdisciplinary Learning and Entrepreneurship Education