As part of the work against the militarisation of the education system, several schools in Germany have refused to cooperate with the German Armed Forces and won’t tolerate appearances from them in schools.
Robert Blum Grammar School in Berlin passed the motion of “Schools Without Military” on Thursday the 24th of March 2011 with a 7:1 majority. The motion went as follows:
Robert Blum Grammar School - Schools without Armed Forces
Robert Blum Grammar School refuses to work together with the Armed Forces in regards to education. Included in this refusal is:
- Any cooperation agreements with the armed forces
- The invitation of educational officers to lessons or school activities
- The advertisement of placements in armed forces buildings