Ethnic minority students in Hong Kong only understand 70 per cent of class syllabus because of weak Chinese language foundation: survey

//Ethnic minority students in Hong Kong only understand 70 per cent of class syllabus because of weak Chinese language foundation: survey

Ethnic minority students in Hong Kong only understand 70 per cent of class syllabus because of weak Chinese language foundation: survey

Ethnic minority students in Hong Kong only understand 70 per cent of what is taught in class, a survey has found, raising concern about a lack of support for this group in the education system.Non-Chinese ethnic pupils also said they had difficulty in catching up with their peers, according to the study by the Hong Kong Policy Research Institute, a think tank which questioned some 200 such students from Primary Four to Secondary Three in 17 schools.“Results show ethnic minority students lack…

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