Dr KWAN, Yuet Ling Linda   關月玲
Senior Lecturer II
Department of Psychology
Phone No: (852) 2948 8099
Email: ylkwan@eduhk.hk
Contact
ORCiD
0000-0003-1815-0448
Phone
(852) 2948 8099
Email
ylkwan@eduhk.hk
Research Interest

Teaching and Learning

Teaching Interest

Teaching Practice Supervision

Educational Psychology

Human development

Learning theories

External Appointment

Hong Kong Hair & Beauty Merchants Association, Honorary Advisor (Academic Advisor).

Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, Specialist.

Professional Profile

Dr. Linda Kwan earned a Bachelor of Education Honours Degree in Information Technology and Mathematics, a Master of Education Degree in Teacher Education and Professional Development and obtained her doctorate in the field of Science, Mathematics and Computing, all from the University of Hong Kong.

Dr. Linda Kwan joined the teacher education profession in 1990. Since then she has taught for many years in primary and secondary school contexts. Prior to her service at the Education University of Hong Kong, she had taught at tertiary education institute and Universities, teaching education courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. As a teacher educator and researcher, she worked together with teachers to improve students’ and teachers’ educational practice and career learning processes. She has conducted professional development workshops or programmes for in-service teachers in Hong Kong.

Dr. Linda Kwan has been with the Education University of Hong Kong since 2010. Her research work investigates how to improve students’ understanding and ability in solving the mathematics word problems among school students in Hong Kong. She is currently managing various projects relating to enhancing teaching practice. Dr Kwan is also particularly interested in taking part in collaborating learning in mathematics, assessing the mathematics learning difficulties and children’s mathematical concepts, inter-relationship between procedural and conceptual knowledge in mathematics education.

Research Interest

Teaching and Learning

Teaching Interest

Teaching Practice Supervision

Educational Psychology

Human development

Learning theories

External Appointment

Hong Kong Hair & Beauty Merchants Association, Honorary Advisor (Academic Advisor).

Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, Specialist.

Selected Output

Conference Papers
Kwan Yuet Ling, Linda (2021, June). Enhancing students’ learning with Game-Based Approaches. Globalet, Vienna, Austria.
Kwan Yuet Ling, Linda (2021, June). Exploring Experiential Learning Practices to Improve Students’ Understanding. International Conference on Teaching, Education & Learning, Czech Technical University,Prague,Czech Republic.
Kwan, L.Y.L. (2017, June). Assessment of Difficulties of Low Achievers in Solving Combine Problems Involving Subset Equivalents and the Part-whole Relationship. Paper presented at the IJAS International Conference for Education, Vienna, Austria.

Project

Developing a Stress management and Mindfulness Skills Resources Kit to Enhance Students Learning
The project is to develop a Stress management and Mindfulness Skills resources kit to enhance student learning on the related topics, and equip students to understand the global perspectives in local and international contexts.
Project Start Year: 2021, Principal Investigator(s): KWAN, Yuet Ling Linda 關月玲
 
Field Experience Best Practices: Promoting and Accelerating Teacher Professional Growth
This project asks students to reflect on the best practices in their teaching experiences with practical examples that promote successful implementation of creative, innovative and effective teaching strategies in order to meet student's individual needs within the virtual or real classroom. It also allows students to be more aware of changing trends and directions in the teaching profession.
Project Start Year: 2020, Principal Investigator(s): KWAN, Yuet Ling Linda 關月玲
 
Prizes and awards

Field Experience Coordinator Appreciation Award (2014-2019)

Date of receipt: 1/1/2019, Conferred by: School Partnership and Field Experience Office
 
Certificate of Merit under Faculty Teaching Award

Date of receipt: 1/1/2019, Conferred by: Faculty of Education and Human Development,The Education University of Hong Kong (2018-2019)