Xiamen University

China bans schools from reducing sports activities

     The Ministry of Education has taken steps to ensure students' safety during sports lesson, but reducing hours spent on sport is not an option. A regulation on campus sports injuries released Thursday told schools to follow national quality standards when selecting sports apparatus and to keep records of purchases and use of sports venues for safety backtracking. While every school should have their own emergency procedures, education authorities must guide and supervise their safety routine, a key factor in school evaluation. Schools must