Belarusian schools will soon open doors in the new school year not only with new uniforms and updated curricula, but also with fresh recommendations for ideological education. What have officials prepared for children?
Flags, we need more flags
One of the first and key recommendations of the Education Ministry calls for "the formation of a respectful attitude to state symbols".
Thus, there were approved special days of "rituals to honor the state symbols". "They should involve all students. Officials also suggest having solemn ceremonies of bringing in and out the national flag and creating a "banner group" in each school.
Genocide and war
In the light of the ongoing "Historical Memory Year," Belarusian officials demand that every school open museums or museum rooms.