‘knife cuts both ways'

‘knife cuts both ways’

Thirteen students from VMBO school ‘tWindows have made a report in the district of the school, Klarendal in Arnhem. In the report, residents talk candidly about life in the neighbourhood. Klarendal is one of the five districts of the Arnhem-East approach. In these neighbourhoods, the municipality invests extra in sustainability, quality of life and safety. This is reported by the municipality of Arnhem.

gain expertise

The students call themselves the ‘Razende Reporters’ and were given the opportunity to gain more professional knowledge by making video productions. Director of ‘t Window Ramona Stael: ‘How wonderful it is that they take their own neighborhood as the subject. This resulted in surprising images and interesting insights. This makes them even more aware of their own living environment. I looked at the end result with an open mouth.’

Typical Arnhem East

Alderman Ronald Paping: ‘The Arnhem-East approach is more than refurbishing houses and neighbourhoods. The goal is precisely to improve the entire neighborhood. This also applies to work, health and education. We want to focus on young people in particular, because they are also the future of the neighbourhood. It starts with a safe growing up and good education. That is why this project fits so well with our Arnhem East approach.’

Knife cuts both ways

The project was realized with a financial contribution from the municipality; the students were professionally supervised by Educational Art. ‘This is exactly what we aim for with the Arnhem-East approach: a long-term movement in which everyone gets equal opportunities to develop themselves. Improving the neighborhood together with the residents themselves. Of all ages. The knife also cuts both ways. These students are introduced to a beautiful field and it provides an authentic picture of Klarendal.’

More reports

The municipality and school are so satisfied with this project and the end result that the intention is to make more video productions in other neighbourhoods. Paping: ‘We may have a documentary about all districts from the Arnhem-East approach in a year’s time. And the students have learned something nice that they might want to continue with. A valuable yield!’

The report can be viewed on YouTube. The film can also be used more often: in presentations, at residents’ meetings and online.

By: National Education Guide

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