PTUNEWS (Issue 717) 2021-05

One Fifth of Teachers plan to leave Hong Kong Education Sector HKPTU Appeals to the Government to Improve Governance and Stop Interference

In order to understand the changes in future education manpower and do strategic planning, the Hong Kong Professional Teachers’ Union (HKPTU) investigated teachers’ intention of leaving the Hong Kong education sector and their opinions on Hong Kong’s education and social environments. The result reflected that almost one fifth (19.2%) of the respondents had planned to leave the education sector; among them, the estimated attrition rate of senior teachers in primary and secondary schools was relatively high. As for teachers who intended to leave, 71.1% indicated that the reason behind this was “increased political pressure”. Dr. FUNG Wai-wah, the President of the HKPTU, pointed out that the result revealed the enormous political pressures exerted by the Education Bureau (EDB), which had further pushed our educators away. FUNG urged the EDB to immediately stop its political interference from allowing teachers to focus on teaching and providing students with the education they need.

Read more…

CANVAS is an Australian skincare brand insists on delivering the benefits of aromatherapy intelligence through high percentage of natural and organic ingredients, to protect and restore your authentic beauty from within.

CANVAS’s aromatherapy and skincare products contain a minimum of 90% organic ingredients (except Sun Protect Gel SPF30). Australian Certified Organic (ACO), the leading certifying body in Australia, has approved over 20 essential oils, carrier oils and body oils.

HKPTU offers you exclusive privilege combo sets priced from $265 up.

Details

HKPTU Supermarket

Electrical Appliances

Available at HKPTU Service Centres (Mongkok / Causeway Bay)
Products shown in picture are for reference only. Prices and information of products / services are subject to change without prior notice. Please refer to the final purchase price.
Enquiries: [email protected]

Notice of change in opening hours in June