Analyses | Education and human resources | 2015-07-02 | HKET

More summer classes make kids smarter?

Nowadays, kids no longer enjoy long and relaxing summer breaks. Various summer classes await, and behind the euphoria of parents signing their kids up is their fear of their children losing out in the academic race. The Centre’s weekly analysis points out that parents’ worries can be justified as summer vacation may hinder children’s learning. However, to counter that doesn’t require fancy and expensive summer classes.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.