PILOT SITE 8, ITALY, SONDRIO (Students’ age: from 14 to 19 years)
ISTITUTO TECNOLOGICO DI AGRARIA, AGROALIMENTARE E AGROINDUSTRIA
Secondary school which offers three different courses:
- Environmental and Wildlife Conservation and Heritage Management
- Wine and Viticulture
- Food Production and Supply Management.
Students are offered a variety of field trips and additional courses about local livestock, herbs and plants along with a two - week training in different local farms each year as a part of the syllabus.
IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ALPINE SCHOOL MODEL
PARCO DELLE OROBIE VALTELLINESI
The “Orobie Valtellinesi” Park is one of the largest regional parks in Lombardy. Environmental education is one of the task assigned by law to the Park. Educational activities promoted by the Park, in collaboration with local schools, reinforce their role as keepers and promoters of the Alpine heritage. The Park organizes annual programs of environmental educations, which, in 2016, involved 126 classes.