Philip K Y Law
Education University of Hong Kong Jockey Club Primary School
Mr. Law is an experienced educator with 20 years of teaching experience. He currently serves as the Vice Principal of the Education University of Hong Kong Jockey Club Primary School, where he is responsible for curriculum coordination and innovation and technology-related matters. He actively participates in various educational projects and has garnered numerous honors and awards for his outstanding achievements.
Mr. Law was honored as the recipient of the 2nd Innovative Teacher Award in the Hong Kong EdCity. He is also recognized as a Microsoft Innovative Educator Master Trainer and Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert. In addition, he holds various public positions, including being an ISTE Local Facilitator and a CoolThink@JC Mentor Teacher. He has been awarded the “CoolThink Fellow,” “CoolThink Mentor,” and “CoolThink Teacher” awards for three consecutive terms.
In terms of teaching, Mr. Law is passionate about integrating computational thinking into science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education. He has been commended with the International Outstanding e-Learning Award by the Hong Kong University e-Learning Development Laboratory. Furthermore, he has presented papers at the 25th Global Chinese Conference on Computers in Education GCCCE 2021 and GCCCE2023 Primary and Secondary Teachers’ Forum, winning the Best Paper award at the Teachers’ Forum. He also presented a case study on sustainable development ecology in primary schools at The First International Workshop on Metaverse and Artificial Companions in Education and Society (MetaACES 2023), where he received the Best Extended Abstract Award.
Mr. Law is also enthusiastic about community service and cultural education. He has served as the Head Judge and referee for Hong Kong Odyssey of Mind competition and as a subject consultant for the Academy of Chinese Studies. Additionally, he has authored educational materials for the Hong Kong History Museum. He has also worked as a tour guide at the Hong Kong History Museum.
As an educator, Mr. Law is dedicated to promoting innovative teaching methods and strives to contribute to the field of education.