Architect of liberal studies in Hong Kong defends government plan to overhaul subject

//Architect of liberal studies in Hong Kong defends government plan to overhaul subject

Architect of liberal studies in Hong Kong defends government plan to overhaul subject

A former top education official who helped add liberal studies to Hong Kong’s curriculum has defended the government’s sweeping reforms of the subject but also called for recognising the role it has played in nurturing independent thinking among students over the years.Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun, a member of city leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor’s de facto cabinet, made the remarks to the Post a week after officials unveiled details of the overhaul, which include renaming liberal studies, grading…

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