A Hong Kong government task force has recommended liberal studies remain a compulsory subject, but with a number of changes. Photo: Dickson Lee A Hong Kong government task force has recommended liberal studies remain a compulsory subject, but with a number of changes. Photo: Dickson Lee
A Hong Kong government task force has recommended liberal studies remain a compulsory subject, but with a number of changes. Photo: Dickson Lee

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

  • The long-awaited report also recommends that ongoing societal events should not be used for class discussions
  • The task force was commissioned by city leader Carrie Lam amid outcry the subject was leading to youth radicalisation

Topic |   Education
A Hong Kong government task force has recommended liberal studies remain a compulsory subject, but with a number of changes. Photo: Dickson Lee A Hong Kong government task force has recommended liberal studies remain a compulsory subject, but with a number of changes. Photo: Dickson Lee
A Hong Kong government task force has recommended liberal studies remain a compulsory subject, but with a number of changes. Photo: Dickson Lee
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