Hong Kong’s secondary schools lose 4,500 students and 1,000 teachers in single year amid wider emigration wave, poll finds

//Hong Kong’s secondary schools lose 4,500 students and 1,000 teachers in single year amid wider emigration wave, poll finds

Hong Kong’s secondary schools lose 4,500 students and 1,000 teachers in single year amid wider emigration wave, poll finds

Hong Kong’s secondary schools lost almost 4,500 students and 1,000 teachers in the last academic year amid a broader emigration wave, a survey has found, a nearly twofold increase that prompted headmasters to sound the alarm over the dangers of a brain drain.The findings of the poll of 140 secondary schools released by the Hong Kong Association of the Heads of Secondary Schools on Wednesday meant each institution suffered an average loss of 32 students and seven teachers.Twelve per cent of…

Article by [author-name] (c) Education - South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2021-12-01T14:47:58+00:00 December 1st, 2021|Education|Comments Off on Hong Kong’s secondary schools lose 4,500 students and 1,000 teachers in single year amid wider emigration wave, poll finds