Passing on The Stories
わたしたち 環境防災科 ～震災を語り継ぐ高校生～
16 years ago a huge earthquake hit Kobe. From the experience, in order to become a leader in another disaster, Maiko Senior High School in Hyogo established an environmental disaster major. Maiko Senior High School is the only school with such a major.
Therefore when the 3.11 earthquake hit Tohoku in 2011, the high school students who studied environmental disaster immediately went to volunteer in Miyagi. “We have to respond” the students thought, but nothing they learned in their classrooms could prepare them with an answer with the right words. As their teachers often told them, “Just continue to do what is right in front of you” the students thought about what they could do...