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Italy introduces mandatory climate change lessons in schools

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by We Never Know, Nov 16, 2019.

  1. We Never Know

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    At least someone is getting it out there.

    When children return to class in September 2020 after their summer holidays, their annual curriculum will also include 33 hours — approximately one per school week — dedicated to climate change and sustainable development.

    "I want to make the Italian education system the first education system that puts the environment and society at the core of everything we learn in school," Fioramonti explained to Reuters.
    "The entire ministry is being changed to make sustainability and climate the centre of the education model," he added.

    https://www-euronews-com.cdn.amppro...s-mandatory-climate-change-lessons-in-schools
     
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    sun rise "Let there be peace and love among all"
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    That's great news.
     
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    Hahahaha...Italian school systems...
     
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    You get a free pass to skip school on "fridays for the future" to join in climate protests? I'd just skip and do something else-three day weekends!
     
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    Hey Alfalfa....
    Have you something to say about our education system?;)
    I mean...you allow Creationism...
    Here even priests teach Evolution
     
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    BSM1 Who's a good boy?

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    Ohhh...so now Italians take offense...
     
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    Come on...I was joking around..:p
     
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    Great stuff, other countries should follow suite, it is after all, our children who will suffer the brunt of the ignorance of today
     
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    BSM1 Who's a good boy?

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    Me, too, of course. I love pizza...and Naples...
     
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    BSM1 Who's a good boy?

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    Did you actually read the article?
     
  13. ChristineM

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    Yes, did you?
     
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    BSM1 Who's a good boy?

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    Yes and I saw nothing in it that would help climate change even if it actually were a threat. All I see is someone trying to advance an agenda that can't be defended with facts.
     
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    IMO its basically about making them aware of it, how it happens and the dangers of it. I would think prevention would be part of the education as well.
     
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    BSM1 Who's a good boy?

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    Maybe thy should have class outlining the dangers of rabid unicorns while they're at it...just sayin'.
     
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    There exists deniers of everything including such as god, evolution, climate change, vaccinations, etc.
     
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    BSM1 Who's a good boy?

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    Facts, common sense...
     
  19. julianalexander745

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    Um, I remember learning about climate change in school like 20 years ago.

    All this recent climate change stuff in the media is just pure hysteria. Nothing more.
     
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