Doctor of Education

Faculty of the Social Sciences, University of Leicester, U.K

TESOL Certificate

Institute of Languages, University of New South Wales, Australia

Master of Arts (Education)

Graduate School, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Diploma in Education (Distinction in Teaching Practice)

School of Education, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Certificate in Linguistics & the Teaching of English

British Council Summer School, University of Reading, UK

Bachelor of Arts (Hons)

Arts Faculty, University of Hong Kong


  • 2008

    The Ray Bolam Doctoral Thesis Award

    The British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Association (BELMAS), UK

    This award is made to the individual whose thesis is deemed by a professorial panel to have made the most important contribution to an understanding of educational leadership and/or management and/or policy

  • 1979

    English Teaching Prize

    Jointly organized by The British Council, British Airways, Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation & Fong Shu Fook Tong Foundation