The recent controversy about the future of philosophy and the humanities in the classroom has been the subject of one of the two texts that were proposed for comment in the Language exam of the university entrance exam (EBAU) in Castilla y León .
The exams have started this Wednesday with about 10,800 students registered and have begun with the Language and Literature exercise. There, there was a comment on an article by Najat El Hachmi published in El País in which she defends the teaching of Philosophy and Humanities in the classroom, and another by Rosa Montero published in the same newspaper in which she addresses the problem of bullying in schools. educational centers.
In the literary section, the students have had to choose for their development between the epigraphs «Poetry from the 'novísimos' to the present»; «Poetry at the beginning of the century. Modernism and generation of 98. Rubén Darío and Antonio Machado”, and “The Theater at the beginning of the century. Ramón María del Valle Inclán and Federico García Lorca».
These tests have returned to normality after the pandemic, although some measures adopted in previous years will remain in the present, such as safety distance, ventilation or disinfection.