Minister of Education, Marcela Cubillos, referred to the discussion of Liceo de hombres students in San Francisco de Quito (SFQ) who refused to read "The corner is my heart" Pedro Lemebel.
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The portfolio manager has made it clear that he does not know in detail the discussion of third year students who have refused to say that the author was "Anorexia"
"We, as the Ministry of Education, are the only thing we have done and want to promote, respect for values, respect for diversity," he said. Marcela Cubillos and EMOL.
Asked how this kind of situation should be addressed in educational establishments, Cubillos said that "respect always takes place back and forth. It is respect for freedom and respect for diversity"
On the other hand, he published a statement from the city of Independencia, in which he stressed that as a body they worked hard for promote a culture of tolerance, inclusion and non-discrimination,
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This year, the municipality was accompanying educational facilities to resolve conflict situations for which they declared that they would carry out and Inclusive Access Plan in SFQ in order to address the respect for diversity in high school.
In the face of the latest events that took place in San Francisco Liceo in Quito, as the municipality of Independencia, we have declared the following: pic.twitter.com/NjWAEyr1Yk
– village of Independencia (@Muni_Indep) December 6, 2018