A publication is circulating on social networks that the government of Navarra will force children under the age of six to have “sexual experiences through erotic games”. it’s a hoax, The message refers to the implementation in 2018 of an educational program in this community, but said project does not imply that children will experience sexual experiences. We explain it to you.
“The socialist, communist, ETA and separatist government of Navarra will force children under the age of six to experience sex through erotic games,” says one message more than 800 retweets Posted on 23 January. The tweet shares the image of an article published in October 2018 and titled “Barcos will force all children aged 0 to 6 to have ‘sexual experience through erotic games'”, referring to Uxue Barcos, former president of Navarra Is.
It is false that the Navarra government is going to force children under the age of six to have “sexual experiences through erotic games”., The image circulated by the tweet matches an article published on October 22, 2018, referring to the Skolay educational program when Barkos was the regional president. Barcos has not been president of the government of Navarra since 2019 and the position has been held by socialist María Chivitte since August 2019.
The Skolae program is not new. This is the coeducational scheme implemented in Navarre schools Since 2017-2018 academic year and it is still valid in current academic year, According to information from the provincial executive, it aims to “analyze, correct and compensate for attitudes and behavior that do not lead to equality at all educational stages (p. 1)”.
The program imposes no sexual obligation on children between the ages of 0 and 6. The Navarra government’s Department of Education had already condemned in 2018 that messages talking about the liability of minors to have sexual experiences were “manipulative” and defined them as “absolutely false accusations”.
Navarrese explained in a statement that the department of executive’s reference to “erotic children’s play” is “common in the terminology of sexology and developmental psychology” and that “it refers to something as simple as knowing one’s own body.” Relax, and name those differences”. The Navarrese Department of Education thus clarified part of the Skolay program for children aged 0 to 6 called Sexuality, Coexistence and the Prevention of Violence.
Marian Moreno Laneza, a co-educator and co-educator of the Scole program, also denies that this educational program imposes sexual experiences on children and clarifies that the expression “erotic play” refers only to actions in which children engage in sexual activity with their children. want knowledge of the body. , “The term erotic play is a scientific term of sexology and refers to all those actions in which children seek knowledge about their bodies,” he explains to VerificaRTVE. Moreno Llaneza assured that the false messages about Scole are “old attacks” directed against the project and the regional executive and that “they reappear from time to time.” Coed also recalls that the Superior Court of Justice of Navarra rejected the appeal against the program in a sentence in which he indicates “A quota does not touch the content of the program”,
Skola wins UNESCO Education Prize of girls and women in 2019. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization then highlighted it as “a holistic program that breaks down gender stereotypes and creates an arena of equality for all ages in the classroom”.