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David Barnett

British Council

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What subjects do you think you should be taught at school nowadays?

I think a basic knowledge of plumbing and house and car maintenance would be essential, as well as lessons in the cost of living.

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    Sep 10 2011: Teach World Languages by infusing them with rich cultural and cross-curricular academic content. World Language education promotes multicultural awareness...Multicultural awareness promotes peace. Plus, the benefits of language learning are endless, especially in this global marketplace!

    In addition, I believe service learning projects are extremely important!

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