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Special Education

The Government adopts a dual-track mode in providing special education.  The Education Bureau will, subject to the assessment and recommendations of specialists and the consent of parents, refer students with more severe or multiple disabilities to aided special schools for intensive support services.  Detailed information is available at this website.

Curriculum Development for Students with Special Educational Needs

Access the curriculum guides and resources designed to facilitate the learning of students with special educational needs.

Whole School Approach to Integrated Education

The Government is committed to supporting ordinary schools to develop an inclusive learning environment where students with special educational needs are respected and catered for, and their potential can be realised. Detailed information is available at this website.

Whole School Approach to Integrated Education

Special School Profiles (Available in Chinese Only)

This website allows you to search by district and category for special schools and their information, including fees and the subjects offered.

Special School Profiles (Available in Chinese Only)
Gifted Education

Rationale and Principles of Gifted Education Policy in Hong Kong

The mission of gifted education is to fully explore and develop the potential of gifted students systematically and strategically by providing them with opportunities to receive education at appropriate levels in a flexible teaching and learning environment.

Implementation of Gifted Education in Hong Kong

The Education Bureau encourages schools to adopt the "Three-Tier Implementation Model" to plan and implement their school-based gifted education. The core elements advocated in gifted education, i.e. higher-order thinking skills, creativity and personal-social competence should also be immersed in whole-school curriculum planning of Level 1 and 2.

Gifted Education Fund

The Gifted Education Fund set up by the Education Bureau supports the development of gifted education in Hong Kong. This website has information about the fund.

Gifted Education Resources and Support

Please explore the services and resources offered by the Education Bureau to help gifted children fully explore and develop their potential.

Education Services for Non-Chinese Speaking & Newly-arrived Children

Education Services for Non-Chinese Speaking Students

The Government is committed to assisting all non-Chinese speaking students in adapting to the local education system and integrating into the community. Find out the services here.

Placement of Newly-arrived Children

Learn about the placement assistance that the Government has to offer to newly arrived children from the Mainland.

Student Financial Assistance

Support services for people of diverse race for applying student financial assistance.

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