Pope encourages primary-school education in diversity, ecology
January 05, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: In a January 5 address to Italian primary-school teachers, Pope Francis called for an “educational alliance between the school and the family,” and encouraged education in ecological awareness. The Pontiff also said: “Christian teachers, whether they work in Catholic schools or in state schools, are called to stimulate in the pupils the openness to the other as a face, as a person, as a brother and sister to know and respect, with his or her history, merits and defects, riches and limits.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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