Did you know that U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has dedicated International Day of Peace on Sept 21, 2013 to peace education? Whether you're a teacher or not, you can play a part in the global campaign to promote peace education.
By sharing this simple activity with your children, colleagues and friends, you'll change their understanding of respect in practical ways that you'll see at home, at work and in the neighborhood.
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If you are a teacher, help your students participate in this global campaign by using this simple lesson plan to challenge them to respect difference and foster their skills in conflict resolution.
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For further ideas on how to address increasing diversity in your classroom, investigate our upcoming workshops:
October 16 – Cultivating Global Citizenship: Building Religious and Cultural Literacies for a Diverse World
October 23 – Race, Religion and the Racialization of Religion: Addressing School Climate in a Post 9/11 Society
Questions? Email [email protected] or call 212.967.7707.