Within the coming weeks, the Authorities and Parliament will perform essential work for the way forward for the nation: to make sure that the assets of the Restoration Fund are the springboard for a good higher faculty. After the good collective effort that made it potential to present continuity to instructing through the lockdown after which to return to highschool safely, it’s time to focus power and investments on the rights of our college students. And to do that, the Minister of Schooling Lucia Azzolina has already recognized the primary traces of motion, which the Chamber and Senate will contribute to complement.
An important chapter, as reiterated by the minister through the listening to within the Chamber on the usage of the assets of the Restoration Fund, is actually that of college buildings: the varsity should to start with be a secure place for our youngsters and for all of the workers who work there. For that reason, it’s essential to deal with a multi-year plan of power effectivity and structural adaptation of the buildings, which additionally consists of new constructions. The primary goal is security and environmental sustainability in fact, however it should even be necessary to renovate the areas to make them appropriate for an equally renewed and modern instructing.
Having buildings designed solely for instructing means making a change in the best way of instructing and creating a brand new faculty mannequin, for which the transition to digital will likely be central: innovation would be the actual keystone, the actual revolution that may go from strengthening digital expertise of scholars, in addition to faculty workers. Tomorrow’s faculty will likely be animated by 2,700 Digital Labs, one for every higher secondary faculty: bodily areas open to the brand new and filled with cutting-edge instruments (3D printers, digital and augmented actuality viewers, robotics applied sciences), scattered all through the territory from South to North. To this will likely be added the assist of super-fast connection and the total digitization of IT methods, databases and administrative infrastructures.
What appeared like a dream yesterday, in the present day is an achievable aim because of the assets we managed to acquire with the Restoration fund. A renewed, innovated, safer and extra welcoming faculty may even assist us to fight early faculty leaving and to try to realize and guarantee inclusiveness.
Exactly from the perspective of the social inclusion of scholars and feminine college students with disabilities and particular studying problems, the territorial group must be supported by means of the strengthening of the territorial assist facilities and the Autism Helpdesks, which is able to serve to narrate and talk colleges and central and peripheral administration. A platform devoted to the educational of those pupils may even be created, which could be a level of reference for academics, managers and households.
We may even work for the enhancement of college workers, guaranteeing high quality and innovation within the coaching service by means of everlasting and obligatory coaching programs. The occasions of the previous few months have proven how indispensable it’s to put money into coaching of all faculty workers, with out exception, to reply in an more and more enough and coherent technique to the wants of digital innovation.
It will likely be important to strengthen greater technical institutes, modernize schooling and analysis methods, increase and implement studying alternatives overseas.
The Italian faculty has skilled, in a couple of months, investments prefer it hasn’t seen for years, coming from lengthy seasons of defining and mortification. We come from a season by which the varsity was the Cinderella of public insurance policies, battered by 8.5 billion in cuts from previous governments, with very heavy and dangerous penalties which might be there for all to see.
With the incessant work of Minister Azzolina and due to the dedication of your complete authorities and the bulk, we have now already made 7 billion accessible within the first a part of 2020. Now we have now the chance to boost these investments and lead the varsity into the longer term, which is the way forward for the nation.
Because the minister stated, college students, academics, educators, faculty workers and households take a look at us with nice hopes and expectations. We can’t and should not disappoint them.