Children attend online classes at home in Tsuen Wan amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Children attend online classes at home in Tsuen Wan amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Children attend online classes at home in Tsuen Wan amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Coronavirus: class disruptions take a toll on Hong Kong students’ academic performance, mental and physical well-being

  • Pupils lament lack of scope to interact with teachers, while prolonged screen exposure and absence of regular daily schedule are affecting their health
  • Tin Fong-chak, vice-president of Hong Kong Professional Teachers’ Union, says students have fared worse amid the pandemic than in previous years

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Children attend online classes at home in Tsuen Wan amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Children attend online classes at home in Tsuen Wan amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Children attend online classes at home in Tsuen Wan amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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