'Actitude' Leadership Camp

[for selected pupils]

Aim

The aim of the camp is to provide leadership training for selected potential leaders from GEP schools through an outdoor adventure programme, and to provide an authentic platform for camp participants to forge bonds of friendship.

Description

The Gifted Education Branch, working with the Physical, Sports & Outdoor Education Branch, Student Development Curriculum Division, organises ‘ACTITUDE’, a Leadership Camp for selected GEP pupils and Learners with High Ability (LHAs) from the 9 GEP schools during the June school holidays. During the three-day residential camp, authentic situations are planned to allow pupils to develop and apply leadership skills. Pupils also engage in group and individual reflection so that they can think about their camp experiences and gain insights to enhance their leadership capacity.

Target Group

Selected GEP pupils and Learners with High Ability (LHAs) from the 9 GEP schools

Participants are selected based on a combination of self-assessment and teacher-assessment.