Thousands of Hong Kong pupils have withdrawn from school over past year with many leaving city, survey finds

//Thousands of Hong Kong pupils have withdrawn from school over past year with many leaving city, survey finds

Thousands of Hong Kong pupils have withdrawn from school over past year with many leaving city, survey finds

Thousands of pupils have withdrawn from school over the past year with many departing Hong Kong, according to a survey by a teachers’ union, which found a quarter of institutions reported more than 20 of their students had left since September.The Professional Teachers’ Union (PTU), which described the withdrawal figures as alarming, said contributing factors could include parents’ concerns over the Beijing-imposed national security law, which came into effect last June, as well as changes to…

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