A girl reads files on victims killed during the Nanking massacre at a memorial Hall in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. Photo: AFP
A girl reads files on victims killed during the Nanking massacre at a memorial Hall in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. Photo: AFP

Use professional judgment to vet lesson materials, Education Bureau tells teachers after graphic Nanking massacre footage backed by authorities shown to Hong Kong pupils

  • Video used as part of commemoration event included footage of Japanese soldiers burying civilians alive and shooting others in the head
  • The PLK HKTA Yuen Yuen Primary School tells parents it will make adjustments to teaching materials according to different grades

Topic |   National education in Hong Kong
A girl reads files on victims killed during the Nanking massacre at a memorial Hall in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. Photo: AFP
A girl reads files on victims killed during the Nanking massacre at a memorial Hall in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. Photo: AFP
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