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PILOT SITE 10, ITALY, SONDRIO (Students’ age: from 14 to 19 years)

ISTITUTO DI ISTRUZIONE SUPERIORE ALBERTI

Website: www.iisalbertibormio.gov.it

The Alberti Institution of Higher Education is located in the school district no. 2 in Lombardy. The institution hosts 800 students who can chose among four different programs: scientific, humanities, technical studies in marketing and administration or hotel services.

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ALPINE SCHOOL MODEL

They would like to submit this project to the students of the second and third year (15 to 17 years old). The curricula of these classes will be partially modified in order to promote a higher awareness of the environment.

STELVIO NATIONAL PARK

Website: www.stelviopark.it

The Stelvio National Park is one of the largest Italian national parks. The park’s remit includes the protection and conservation of its ecosystems, the safeguarding of its landscape, the harmonious integration between nature and culture, scientific research, environmental education and the development and promotion of tourism.

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ALPINE SCHOOL MODEL

The park performs many educational and scientific activities; communication and spreading play an important role too.