Liberal studies should remain compulsory in Hong Kong classrooms, task force says, but with changes to textbooks, teacher training

//Liberal studies should remain compulsory in Hong Kong classrooms, task force says, but with changes to textbooks, teacher training

Liberal studies should remain compulsory in Hong Kong classrooms, task force says, but with changes to textbooks, teacher training

Liberal studies should remain mandatory for high school students, but with textbook vetting, trimmed content and changes to teacher training in place, a government-appointed task force has proposed in a final report delivered amid simmering controversy over the subject.The long-awaited report released on Tuesday also suggested that ongoing events were not suitable for class debate as it would be difficult to “engage in impartial and evidence-based discussions”.Explainer: What is liberal studies…

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