Project Details

Investigating Hong Kong Students' Aspirations for the Future

In recent months, school students have organized school strikes, class boycotts, human protest chains, joined front-line protests, been arrested (30% under 18 years) and shot (2 students; 14 & 18 years), with more than 300 school students involved in the PolyU siege. For other students, the protests disrupted their schooling and their relationships with family, peers and teachers. The longer-term impact on their aspirations, futures and sense of belonging/connectedness to Hong Kong is unknown.This project seeks to map Hong Kong adolescents’ (15-18 years) aspirations and views on the resources/capital needed to achieve their aspirations for the future, and how Hong Kong schools and society can help.

Commencement Date : 2020/3
Completion Date : 2020/9
Chief Investigator(s) : HALSE CHRISTINE MARGARET #
Co-Investigator(s) : Dr BANERJEE, Bidisha [LCS]
Dr CHAN, Kit Wa Anita 陳潔華 [SSC]
CHIU CHI SHING 趙志成 #
Prof CHIU, Ming Ming [ARC,SEC]
Dr GAO, Fang 高放 [IE]
Dr GUBE, Jan Christian C 高俊傑 [C&I]
Dr HO, Chun Sing Maxwell 何振聲 [EPL]
Dr NG, Fung Sheung Isabella 伍鳳嫦 [APS]
Dr TANG, Hei Hang Hayes 鄧希恒 [EPL]
Keyword(s) : school students   aspirations   schools   Hong Kong society  




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