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Parent Workshops and Information Sessions

We are pleased to offer a series of workshops and seminars during the year on subjects of interest and concern to parents of young children.


Importance of Play

Emma Dorrell, ESF Director of Language & Learning
After gaining a psychology master’s degree, English language teaching certificate and Post Graduate Certificate in Education from the UK, Emma moved to Hong Kong in 2004 and joined ESL in 2005. As Director, Emma enjoys working with her team to offer engaging learning opportunities for students throughout Hong Kong. Whilst striving to maintain ESF Language & Learning as a leading provider for after-school classes, Emma ensures the programmes remain relevant and of the highest quality.


Fiona McCormack, ESF Language & Learning Centre Manager

Fiona began her career in Dublin, Ireland as a Montessori Teacher after university. She has been teaching for over 16 years in Early Years, including 10 years in Beijing’s international schools. She believes in working closely with each family to help children develop a love for learning in a peaceful, multi-cultural environment.

The workshop will cover:

  • What is play-based learning
  • The benefit for young children
  • How to support your child at home

Date: 20 June 2019
Time: 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Venue: ESF Language & Learning Centre, 2/F, Prime Mansion, 183-187 Johnston Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Fee: HKD $50
Capacity: 20 seats - spaces allocated on a first come first serve basis


Information Sessions