March 23, 2017
Point of View The Elephant Story

Conflict Resolution Activity: Everyone Has a Point of View

A major cause of conflict between people and groups is misunderstanding each other. There are many reasons for this. Each […]
March 16, 2017
Name Calling Don't Laugh At Me

Preventing Conflict Activity: Name Calling Hurts

You probably think name calling is something only children do. After all, name calling is one of the most common […]
March 8, 2017

Conflict Resolution Activity: What Do I See? Identifying Stereotypes

One reason people have conflicts with others is that they have preconceived ideas about the people they disagree with.  By […]
March 4, 2017
All the Colors We Are

Talking About Skin Color: All the Colors We Are

All the Colors We Are by Katie Kissinger is a bilingual English-Spanish picture book intended for very young children. Amply […]
November 14, 2016
Safety Pin

Before You Put on That Safety Pin

Recently, it has been advocated that  people wear a safety pin to indicate to those subjected to hate and bias […]
October 7, 2016
This is Our House

This is Our House: How to Be An Ally Activity

In this activity, suitable for preschool through primary grades, children learn to empathize with how it feels to be bullied […]
September 18, 2016
Poems & Quotes about Peace Lesson

Poems & Quotes for Peace Lesson Plan: Let’s talk peace!

Poems & Quotes for Peace Lesson Plan This lesson is based on a contribution by Christine Pescatore Objective: To develop an […]
September 4, 2016
Joan Trupauer Mulholland

Have You Ever Heard of Joan Trumpauer Mulholland?

Many people played a role in the Civil Rights Movement. She Stood for Freedom is a brand new children's book […]
August 21, 2016
Empathy leads to Peace

Empathy & the Politics of Tenderness

It is almost impossible to grow up.  Most people just get older -- Maya Angelou An essay by Tim Wolcott Empathy […]
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