Schools that offer the local curriculum and admit 10 or more non-Chinese pupils are granted additional funding of HK$800,000 to HK$1.5 million per year. Photo: Nora Tam

Just 24 teachers in four years finish course and collect Education Bureau grant to improve their skills teaching Chinese as a second language in Hong Kong, watchdog finds

  • Government watchdog criticises bureau for not doing enough to push schools and teachers to participate in these services
  • Grant scheme launched in 2014-15 school year to improve capabilities of serving teachers to teach language to non-Chinese pupils
Topic |   Ethnic minorities in Hong Kong

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Schools that offer the local curriculum and admit 10 or more non-Chinese pupils are granted additional funding of HK$800,000 to HK$1.5 million per year. Photo: Nora Tam
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