Dr. ZHANG is currently an Assistant Professor of Teaching of Department of Curriculum and Instruction in The Education University of Hong Kong, Vice President of Hong Kong Society of Small Class Teaching, and a Council member of The World Association of Lesson Study. Her main research interests include efficient and effective learning and teaching, teacher collaboration, learning study, teacher professional development and positive education (mindfuness). She has led many school-support projects which aimed to enhance teaching and learning, promote teacher professional development and develop schools, such as Learning Study projects and learning circles, in Hong Kong schools and in mainland China. She is currently teaching courses on learning and teaching, theories and practices on instructional design for pre-service and in-service teacher programs in Hong Kong. She has taught many school leader / teacher training programmes in the area of effective learning and teaching in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Taiwan, Sweden, the United Kingdom, Singapore, Indonesia, the United Kingdom, Austria, Italy and Kazakhstan.
Efficient and Effective learning and teaching (learning strategies, teaching strategies and classroom management)
Effective leadership for learning
Effective teacher professinal development (Learning Study)
Positive education （mindfulness)