A new civic values framework issued to local schools aims to bolster students’ sense of national identity. Photo: Robert Ng
A new civic values framework issued to local schools aims to bolster students’ sense of national identity. Photo: Robert Ng

Hong Kong primary pupils must understand constitution, secondary students must ‘love motherland’ under new values curriculum

  • The revised guidelines add three new values, namely law-abidingness, empathy and diligence, to the seven that schools were already required to instil
  • The new framework seeks to address what it characterises as students’ laziness and indifference, and bolster their sense of national identity

Topic |   National education in Hong Kong
A new civic values framework issued to local schools aims to bolster students’ sense of national identity. Photo: Robert Ng
A new civic values framework issued to local schools aims to bolster students’ sense of national identity. Photo: Robert Ng
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