A young Hong Kong student takes part in an online lesson in Chai Wan on March 12. City schools have remained shut since the Lunar New Year break at the end of January because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: K.Y. Cheng A young Hong Kong student takes part in an online lesson in Chai Wan on March 12. City schools have remained shut since the Lunar New Year break at the end of January because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
A young Hong Kong student takes part in an online lesson in Chai Wan on March 12. City schools have remained shut since the Lunar New Year break at the end of January because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Letters | Coronavirus in Hong Kong: balance Covid-19 caution with the need to reopen schools

  • Hong Kong has managed the virus very well and now must balance the low risk of further cases with the needs of children losing critical months of schooling

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A young Hong Kong student takes part in an online lesson in Chai Wan on March 12. City schools have remained shut since the Lunar New Year break at the end of January because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: K.Y. Cheng A young Hong Kong student takes part in an online lesson in Chai Wan on March 12. City schools have remained shut since the Lunar New Year break at the end of January because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
A young Hong Kong student takes part in an online lesson in Chai Wan on March 12. City schools have remained shut since the Lunar New Year break at the end of January because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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