Panel on Education

Meeting on
Monday, 19 July 2004 at 4:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes
(4:30 pm - 4:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)3090/03-04

-Minutes of meeting on 17 May 2004

II.Information paper(s) issued since the last meeting
(4:35 pm - 4:40 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)2890/03-04(01)

-Administration's responses to the concerns raised by Duty Roster Members and the "爭取基層生活保障組" in respect of improvements to the Student Travel Subsidy Scheme

LC Paper No. CB(2)2963/03-04(01)

-Submission from a group of persons and representatives of indigenous inhabitants of the New Territories expressing views on the Administration's policy on consolidation of high cost and under-utilized primary schools

LC Paper No. CB(2)3091/03-04(01)

-submission from Hong Kong Baptist University Faculty and Staff Union

III.List of outstanding issues
(4:40 pm - 4:45 pm)

Appendix I to LC Paper No. CB(2)3088/03-04

-List of outstanding items for discussion

Appendix II to LC Paper No. CB(2)3088/03-04

-List of follow-up actions

IV.Review on the implementation of the recommendations of the Education Commission Report No. 5 on improving teacher-student ratios and class sizes in primary and secondary schools
(4:45 pm - 6:25 pm)

Meeting with deputations and the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)3088/03-04(01)

-Paper provided by the Administration

(a) Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union
[LC Paper No. CB(2)3088/03-04(02)] (Chinese version only)

(b) Government Educational Staff Union

(c) Tai Po District Primary School Heads Association

(d) The Alliance of small-class teaching to promote quality education

(e) Subsidized Primary Schools Council

Written submission received

LC Paper No. CB(2)3088/03-04(03)
(Chinese version only)

-Written submission from North District Primary School Heads Association

V.Any other business
(6:25 pm - 6:30 pm)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
19 July 2004