By guest blogger Simon Worthington.
Recently steps have been taken in Northern Ireland to try and integrate students from across Catholic and Protestant communities, the most celebrated being the Shared Campus initiative. Education is the key to unlocking a peaceful future for our country, however while it is encouraging to see our politicians make pro-active steps to advance integrated education, the creation of shared campuses is a flawed solution. Catholic and Protestant denomination schools will remain, with the shared campus only serving to provide further justification of perceived cross-community differences. (more…)Read More