The city they are polluted, dangerous, crowded, unlivable. We hear it repeated often and indeed anyone who lives in a large one metropolis he can test in his daily experience that these are sacrosanct truths.
Not only that, live in countryside it would reduce the risk of developing allergies and other ailments.
Reflections on the education of the future
But today we want to change the prospect and think about what the benefits to raise a child in a big city.
For example in the city there is no way or time to grow as if we were under one glass bell. Crime, violence, traffic and metropolitan stress are on the agenda but learning how to manage them is important because this is the real world. Children will soon learn that there can be some in society ugliness from which to defend oneself and to be interpreted with great critical sense and independence (READ).
Talk to the children about the differences between cultures
If we set a good example, children will learn to have civic sense, to protect as much as they can their space in the city, to be kind and educated and respectful of community rules (READ).
The city offers a large number of stimuli: they are the first outpost for new trends, new technologies, fashion and teeming with cultural opportunities (READ)
The city forces you to learn a
, to develop a sense of direction and independence, not to panic if you get lost. And this will help children to become masters of all the great cities of the world and to become excellent travelers (
These and other advantages of life in the city in this gallery