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If multiculturalism is a good thing shouldnt we mix people from different ages aswell?

For example in classes. Should we let people from different years integrate with eachother more?

So that you dont get to used to only one culture (your class).

I think we should.



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    Apr 10 2013: .
    Hi Emil,

    This is an interesting topic. Currently, I attend evening classes and they are all a blend of age groups. The range is fairly wide; there are students in their early twenties, and students in their forties, some of whom have kids of their own. Younger students get to learn from the more experienced scholars; older attendees can tap into the upcoming generation and receive ‘insider’ information on trends and what is cool today. This whole process in my opinion opens up the minds of all present in the classroom. There is plenty of childishness that we face with some of the folks. For me, it gives me the opportunity to on occasion feel immature and inexperienced again, and wakes up the youngster inside me. I think it works well both ways. I see it as a cumulative pool of experience which holds 500+ years of knowledge, skills, and understanding. We do get the occasional "what’s a VHS” question though which is always fun.


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