The Chief Executive's Award for Teaching Excellence [CEATE] is organised by the Education Bureau with funding support from the Quality Education Fund. The first CEATE was organised in 2003/2004.
Aims of CEATE
- To recognise accomplished teachers who demonstrate exemplary teaching practices;
- To enhance the professional image and the social status of teachers, thereby gaining society’s recognition of the teaching profession and fostering a culture of respect for teachers;
- To pool together accomplished teachers through the CEATE Teachers Association to facilitate sharing of good practices; and
To foster a culture of excellence in the teaching profession.
CEATE (2021/2022) is open to teachers of Physical Education Key Learning Area, Science Education Key Learning Area and Teachers who play a leading role in the whole-school curriculum planning and implementation.