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Janice was teaching her English class recently when her father barged in. “Suddenly my dad comes back and wants to play mahjong,” said Janice, who only wanted to give her first name. “I can go into my room but the network connection isn’t great. And I don’t have my own room, so I’m down in the lower bunk, but it looks really messy. And then there’s renovation work going on next door.”. It was just another day of teaching from home amid the coronavirus outbreak in Hong Kong, where at least 60 people have been infected. In a bid to curb the virus’s spread, Hong Kong has closed schools until at least mid-March, and universities have moved classes online . But remote learning is proving chal... Full story

18 February