PTU News (extract #710) (2020.10.23)

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Teacher De-Registered: 10 Questions for the
Education Bureau Misleading, Framing, and Political Murder

A teacher at the Alliance Primary School in Kowloon Tong was accused of disseminating pro-independence messages and consequently de-registered for ‘serious professional misconduct’, which means the teacher is banned from entering school campuses for life. The principal and vice-principal of the school were reprimanded by the Education Bureau for mismanagement, while teachers who used the same teaching materials received warning letters…

In the Bureau’s press conference on 6th October, the teacher was depicted as a most vicious ‘bad apple’. The Hong Kong Professional Teachers’ Union (HKPTU) has been following the case to gain a deep understanding of the situation and holds that the Bureau’s arguments are ridiculous and the procedure was outright ‘black box’ operation. HKPTU fully supports the teacher in appealing against the decision. Summarising all the doubts and fallacies, HKPTU poses the following ten questions to the Bureau: …

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Mr. Chong Yiu-kwong: De-Registration Is Disproportionate

The education sector has been faced with White Terror and pressurised since mid-2019. The recent controversy over a teacher at the Alliance Primary School in Kowloon Tong be de-registered for professional misconduct has drawn much attention from the society. Hong Kong Professional Teachers’ Union (HKPTU) Vice-President and lawyer Chong Yiu-kwong compared the incident to issuing a red card right away and said the discipline was disproportionate…

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