Expert and violence in educational establishments: “We must make use of the legal mechanisms that we already have”

Gayle MacLeandirector of Prevention and Innovation and an expert in school violence at Fundación Paz Ciudadana, spoke with The DNA Test for the repeated events that occurred in educational establishments.

The first appreciation of the expert is that “this It has been a particularly critical year for school coexistence in schools. Let us remember that at the beginning of the year the Superintendency already reported a 30% increase in general complaints”.

Indicating how worrying the panorama has been throughout this 2022, he emphasizes that in schools you “learn various codes of conductas well as to interact with others”.

As a consequence of this, Mac Lean identifies the learning process, since “school coexistence is a basic and essential condition for production of environments conducive to the acquisition of knowledge“.