This year NESTA is proud to celebrate our ‘Grand Champion’ winner of our student competition. Students were asked to design a logo, slogan, and tagline to be featured on the rubbish bags the Hong Kong government intends to sell as part of the MSW charging scheme and write 50 – 100 words to explain the […]
In August 2022, 10 singers from 5 local schools joined together for an English Karaoke Challenge. The NESTA Chairperson and NESTA Treasurer joined other NESTA Members and volunteered as Commentators for the event. NESTA was proud to have helped organize and participate in this challenge as a way to support and encourage using English in […]
This year NESTA is proud to offer three (or four) different student competitions centered on one unified theme and targeted at a wide range of abilities. In addition, NESTA will introduce an updated mode of submission and judging to reduce paperwork for the NET, increase student engagement, and lower environmental impact. We hope everyone will […]
Book prizes and Commercial Press cash vouchers were sent out today by registered post so winning schools can expect to receive them by the middle of next week, after the long Dragon Boat Festival weekend! Once again, huge thanks to our sponsor Scholastic for their continued support of the NESTA Primary & Secondary Competition. NESTA cannot […]
As another academic year draws to a close, we take a look at the roaring success of this year’s primary & secondary competition. At the end of last month, the NESTA Executive met to judge the hundreds of quality student competition entries. Twenty top submissions were selected, 10 primary and 10 secondary. The top 5 […]
NESTA is proud to announce the 2020-21 Primary and Secondary Student Competitions. The primary students are asked to make a poster about COVID and their feelings about the situation. viewtopic.php?f=39&t=8750 Secondary students are asked to design an original Superhero and put it all on a poster. viewtopic.php?f=39&t=8753 The deadline is 12 April, 2021, so get […]
Congratulations to the student from Shung Tak Catholic English College for winning NESTA’s 2019-2020 Secondary School Competition. We also want to thank all teachers and students who participated in the competition despite the challenges faced during this school year.
Congratulations to the student from Sir Ellis Kadoorie (S) Primary School for winning NESTA’s Character Design Competition 2019-2020. We also want to thank all teachers and students who participated in the competition despite the challenges faced during this school year.
The Hong Kong Schools English Band Showcase (HKSEBS) was an event that truly highlighted the unique contribution of the Hong Kong NET scheme to society, and the valuable resources that Native English Teachers in Hong Kong can provide their students. 9 different bands from 8 different schools from all across Hong Kong converged on Lung Cheung […]
NESTA is proud to be a sponsor for the 2019 Hong Kong Schools English Band Showcase (HKSEBS) organized by NET Scheme Native English Teachers. Music and performance are fun and engaging ways to learn English in an authentic, task based, experiential environment, and we know that students from all over Hong Kong will benefit from […]