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Research Study conducted by M.A. Student from the University of British Columbia

?Inside Present-day Hong Kong Parents? Minds?What Values, Beliefs, Attitudes, and Expectations Do Parents Hold For Young Children?s Development and Education??

What does this involve?

An Online Survey (15-20 min) and a follow-up interview with some of the participants (45 min).

When will this happen?
Throughout October and November, 2009.

Who can participate?
Anyone who fulfills both criteria?
(a) Has a child who is 5 years old or younger AND
(b) The child is currently enrolled in a kindergarten, childcare, or preschool in Hong Kong.

Why should I sign up?

Because you will be helping educators and practitioners learn more about what YOU and YOUR CHILD need, and?
To thank you for your input, you will get a chance to win 1 of the 5 Lucky Draw Prizes (HK$100 Gift cards) by completing the survey, and another HK$100 in cash if you take part in the interview!

What should I do if I am interested?
Please send an email to me before October 9th at [email protected]. I will be in touch with you directly through email, and you will receive more detail information about the study before you make your decision.

Your input is very important for this study and will be invaluable to the field of early childhood education. So please share your thoughts and sign up today!