“Europe is not far away, but part of our school!”

Our common European heritage were among the themes tackled by some 300 participants - students, teachers and VIP guests - at Homberg-Efze townhall in Germany on May 12.

The audience of the event

They also talked about the upcoming European elections, the role of the European institutions, multilingualism, and creativity and innovation.

This Spring Day event was sponsored by Politikfabrik, a Berlin-based communication agency. Taking part were classes from the towns Bundespräsident-Theodor-Heuss School.

Maria (Rosie) Hetzler-Roggatz, who teaches political science at the school, says the students were eager to interact with candidates taking part in the European elections. “Europe is not far away, but part of our school!”

Related information

School website (German)
Blog entry (German)

10/06/2009 by: Petru Dumitru