April 22, 2017
Peace Wall

Activity Plan: Build A Peace Wall

*Peace Education Lesson Plan by Barbara Lake* Purpose To instill in students the concept of peace and how we can […]
July 3, 2016
Christopher Phillips quote

Why questions are more important than answers

If someone told you, we learn more from asking questions than finding answers, would you believe them? According to the […]
February 14, 2016
The Story of Ruby Bridges

Teach Peace Now Recommended Books for African American History Month: The Story of Ruby Bridges

The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles Through My Eyes by Ruby Bridges Six-year-old Ruby Bridges was the first […]
November 25, 2013
Thanks

What are you thankful for?

Robert Emmons in his book Thanks! How Practicing Gratitude Can Make You Happier cites research that shows that thinking about […]
April 27, 2013

Can you detach your child from the screen?

The Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood, is sponsoring Screen Free Week for April 29-May 5. Young children now spend […]
February 25, 2013

Let’s teach empathy

Last weeks' post was a harsh one. It is so hard to believe that any American would condone torture of […]
December 17, 2012

Which do we love more our children or our guns?

Wake up America! Which do you love more your guns or your children? Yesterday I received an e-mail from Teaching […]
December 2, 2012

Are You Stressed?

Activities for a Time of Stress This is the time of year when we often think about peace and yet many times […]
November 6, 2012

Delayed Gratification

Who can wait longer for a reward? A human or a chimpanzee? In an article in  Eric Jensen's November blog, […]
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