Education in Italy: A School That Needs True Reforms

Sandra Sartorelli

Abstract


Just when you arrive in a new school, as a teacher, the colleagues themselves and the headmaster say to consider that your new class is rather “lively” and consequently it's necessary to tame them (the pupils) from the beginning. Yes, this is the system.

It seems the first impact must be just a little shocking for the students, this is what in the near future will guarantee you peace and quiet in the classroom. It is effectively so: just a little psychological terrorism and then the teens become dumb; if they have to talk, they whisper and they even fear to hand each other things...

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Keywords


Education; democratic education; progressive education

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