Pupils and teachers take part in a flag-raising ceremony at Gertrude Simon Lutheran College in Yuen Long on National Security Education Day. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Pupils and teachers take part in a flag-raising ceremony at Gertrude Simon Lutheran College in Yuen Long on National Security Education Day. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Pupils and teachers take part in a flag-raising ceremony at Gertrude Simon Lutheran College in Yuen Long on National Security Education Day. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong leader vows to push ‘patriotic education’ in city’s schools to stop children being misled

  • Chief Executive Carrie Lam says undermining of national identity among young has led to serious consequences
  • Move backed by senior Beijing official who says children educated in Hong Kong must not be individuals who have a ‘Chinese face but not a Chinese heart’

Topic |   National education in Hong Kong
Pupils and teachers take part in a flag-raising ceremony at Gertrude Simon Lutheran College in Yuen Long on National Security Education Day. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Pupils and teachers take part in a flag-raising ceremony at Gertrude Simon Lutheran College in Yuen Long on National Security Education Day. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Pupils and teachers take part in a flag-raising ceremony at Gertrude Simon Lutheran College in Yuen Long on National Security Education Day. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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