Faculty of Education and Human Development

Dr. LAU Po Lin, Becky

 


MEd Alberta
BA W Ontario
Senior Teaching Fellow
 
Office: B2-1/F-43
Tel: (852) 29487569
Fax: (852) 29487160
Email: blau@ied.edu.hk

 

 
 
Research Areas
  • Children’s emotional adjustment
  • The professional identity change of early childhood educators
  • Children’s learning

 

Selected Funded Projects

2010   Emotionality, Emotion Control & Problem Solving Strategies of Young Children,
 
2009 - 2011   Fostering and Assessing Young Children's Moral and Social Development: Enhancing Early Childhood Organizations' Knowledge of Implementing and Evaluating Program Innovations
 
2007 - 2008   The Effects of Young Children's Participation in Rule Making on Children's Moral Reasoning and Concept of Rule
 
2006 - 2009   Zippy's Friends Programme in Kindergarten and Primary Schools in Hong Kong (2005-2009)
 
2003   Highlight Studies of Good Education Practices of Awarding Winning Schools in Outstanding School Awards Scheme
 
1999 - 2001   Production of Multimedia Teaching and Learning Resources for Field Experience in ECE Courses
 
1998 - 2000   Problem Solving Approach to Conflict for Preschool Children in Hong Kong ∠刻圾瘙箏憿寞隞交斤剔粹皜臬飛蝡亥閮剔閮

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Selected Outputs

Journal Publications

Refereed Journal Article
2010   Li, Y. L. J.; C.H. Hung, Woo, Y. S. & Lau, P.L.B., (2010). Fostering and Assessing Young Children's Moral and Social Development:Enhancing Early Childhood Organizations' knowledge of Implementing and Evaluating Program Innovations. Hong Kong Journal of Early Childhood, 9,1,79-81.
2003   撖嗉殷2003嚗嚗頧撟澆銵蝒箏憿閫瘙箇摮貊璈嚗擐皜臬匱摮詨晞22瘀20-24

Scholarly Books, Monographs and Chapters

Chapter in an edited book
2012   Lau, P. L. (2012). Children’s Solutions for Social Conflicts. In Wong, M. (Ed.). Zippy’s Friends Publication (p.73-82). Hong Kong Institute of Education.
2012   Lau, P. L.& Chan, R. (2012). Children’s Commincation. In Wong, M. (Ed.). Zippy’s Friends Publication (p.54-62). Hong Kong Institute of Education.
2012   Lau, P. L. (2012). Using the Problem Solving Approach in teaching Children to Resolve Social Conflicts. In J. Li (Ed.) Promoting Children’s Social Development: Theory and Curriculum (p. 36-51). Hong Kong Institute of Education & Quality education Fund.
2012   Lau, P. L. (2012). Friendshsip in Young Children. In J. Li (Ed.). Promoting Children’s Social Development: Theory and Curriculum (p.52-59). Hong Kong Institute of Education & Quality education Fund.

Conference Papers

Refereed Conference Paper
2004   Lau, P.L. (2004). Recognition of Emotions of Chinese Preschool Children. Paper presented at the Pacific Early Childhood Education Research Association (PECERE), 5th Annual International Conference and Meeting, Melbourne, Australia
2002   Lau, P.L. (2002). Social Problem Solving Strategies of Young Children in Hong Kong. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of Creche & Kindergarten Association of Queensland, Australia.
2001   Lau, P.L. (2001). Integrating Emotion in Social Information processing. Paper presented at the Association for Childhood Education, New Zealand.
2000   Lau, P.L.B. (2000). Naturalistic observations of social conflicts in Hong Kong preschool children. Paper presented at the Annual International Conference & Exhibition, Association for Children Education International "Moving Beyond Our Assumptions", U.S.A.
1999   Yuen, L. H. , Lau, P. L., & Chan, P. W. (1999, February). Collaboration between Kindergarten principals and Hong Kong Institute of Education: Its implication on Kindergarten Student-teachers Training. Paper presented at the International conference on Teacher Education, Hong Kong.
1999   Yuen, L.H.F., Lau, P.L.B., & Chan, P.W. (1999). Collaboration between kindergarten principals and Hong Kong Institute of Education: Its implication on kindergarten student-teachers training. Paper presented at the Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Association for Childhood Education International, U.S.A.
1998   Lai, A. & Lau, P.L. (1998). Cross-cultural Study of ADHD; Specific Behavioural Symptoms and Co-morbidity. Paper presented at the 24th Int'l Congress of Applied Psychology "The Challenge for Applied Psychology: Bridging the Millennia" Overseas conference, U.S.A.
1996   Koo, D. R., Choi, C. B., Hui, K. F. P., Lau, P. L. B., & Wong, K. S. T. (1996). Educational development in Hong Kong and Macau. Paper presented at the 13th Annual Conference of Hong Kong Educational Research Association, Hong Kong
1993   Lau, P. L. (1993). Pre-school Education in Macau. Paper presented at The Hong Kong Educational Research Association Conference.
1993   Lau, P. L. (1993). Civil Education in Early Childhood Education. Paper presented at OMEP - Hong Kong.
1991   Lau, P.L. (1991). Adaptive Behaviour of MR Children in Integrated Child Care. Paper presented at the 8th Annual Conference of the Hong Kong Educational Research Association.
Other Conference Paper
2012   Lau, P. L. & Waugh, R. (2012). A Rasch Measure of Young Children’s Temperament in Hong Kong. Rasch Measurement Conference, University of Australia, Perth, Australia, 2012.
2011   Lau, P. L. & Waugh, R. (2011). A Rasch Measure of Emotional and Behavioral Regulation for Preschool Children. Paper presented at the Pacific Rim Measurement Conference, Singapore.

Creative & Literary Works, Reports and Published Teaching Materials

Video
2004   摮撱箝瘙芷⊿西胯擃柴撘菜找獢霅霅祇撖嗉殷2004嚗嚗箏飛∠菔芰脣祕頦蝛嗯蝭銝嚗蝞∠蝯蝜 嚗閬蝣嚗嚗擐皜荔芾釭脣粹擐皜臭葉憭批飛
2004   摮撱箝⊿西胯擐祆嗅撘菜擐桐誑摰找獢擐株脫撖嗉殷2004嚗嚗箏飛∠菔芰脣祕頦蝛嗯蝭鈭嚗脰摮貊 嚗閬蝣嚗嚗擐皜荔芾釭脣粹擐皜臭葉憭批飛
2000   暺曄批暺瞏暺∪憪撖嗉殷2000嚗嚗擐皜舐撟澆脫嚗鈭嚗敶勗葆嚗擐皜荔擐皜舀脣飛U
2000   暺曄批暺瞏暺∪憪撖嗉殷2000嚗嚗擐皜舐撟澆脫嚗銝嚗敶勗葆嚗擐皜荔擐皜舀脣飛U
CD-Rom
2001   撖嗉 (2001)隞亙憿閫喟寞餉圾喟准嚗擐皜臬芾釭脣粹擐皜舀脣飛U
2000   撖嗉柴擐砍扼璇銵(2000)嚗嚗敹瘣曉嚗瘣餃蝣嚗擐皜荔芾釭脣粹擐皜舀脣飛U
Reports
2004   摮撱箝⊿西胯擐祆嗅撘菜擐桐誑摰找獢擐株脫撖嗉殷2004嚗嚗箏飛∠菔芰脣祕頦蝛嗅勗詹蝭鈭嚗脰摮貊嚗擐皜荔芾釭脣粹擐皜臭葉憭批飛
2004   摮撱箝瘙芷⊿西胯擃柴撘菜找獢霅霅祇撖嗉殷2004嚗嚗箏飛∠菔芰脣祕頦蝛嗅勗詹蝭銝嚗蝞∠蝯蝜嚗擐皜荔芾釭脣粹擐皜臭葉憭批飛
1999   Lau, P.L. & Cheung, L.H. (1999). Views of Parents, Kindergarten Principals and Child Care center Supervisors on Early Childhood Education. In Contextual Analysis for Program Development, Department of Early Childhood Studies.
Published Teaching Materials
2002   Readdick, C. A., & Bartlett, P.M.撖嗉株陌嚗2002嚗嚗游摮貊啣嚗頛舀潮喲凋蔗胯桅蝺具蝡交脣X貊隤脩撖虫嚗83-93
2000   撖嗉柴擐砍 嚗2000嚗嚗隞亙憿閫喟寞餉圾喟--撣急, 擐皜臬芾釭脣粹擐皜舀脣飛U
2000   撖嗉柴擐砍批璇銵 2000嚗嚗隞亙憿閫喟寞餉圾喟--瘣餃嚗擐皜臬芾釭脣粹擐皜舀脣飛U
2000   撖嗉柴擐砍扼璇銵(2000)嚗嚗銝憭拇暑嚗嚗擐皜荔芾釭脣擐皜舀脣飛U
1997   Lam, C. C., Yip, K.W., Chan, K.M. & Lau, P. L. (1997) Civic Education 1,2,3, Human Right for Young Children, Chinese University Press.
1996   Lau, P. L. (Ed.)(1996). Developmental Curriculum and Activities for Young Children (5 to 6 years old). Beijing Normal University.
1996   Lau, P. L. (Ed.)(1996). Developmental Curriculum and Activities for Young Children (4 to 5 years old). Beijing Normal University.
1995   Lau, P. L. (Ed.)(1995). Developmental Curriculum and Activities for Young Children (4 to 5 years old). Hong Kong Christian Service.
1995   Lau, P. L. (Ed.)(1995). Developmental Curriculum and Activities for Young Children (5 to 6 years old). Hong Kong Christian Service.

Selected Output Categories

High-level public or professional service
2007   Promoting the High Scope Approach in a kindergarten through the school based improvement project for the Centre for Early Childhood Research and Development, 2007-08.
2003   2 workshops conducted for Domestic helpers and Sunday school teachers 2003-05
2002   2 staff development workshops conducted for kindergartens during 2002 to present
2001   4 seminars conducted for kindergartens during 2001-02
1999   3 seminars on problem solving of young children during 1999-2000

All Other Outputs

Reviewer of journals/articles, external examiner, academic services

2008   Reviewer of journal articles for Hong Kong Journal of Early Childhood, 2008.
2004   Reviewer of journal articles for Hong Kong Journal of Early Childhood, 2004.
2002   Reviewer of journal articles for Hong Kong Journal of Early Childhood, 2002.

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