Ceeds of Peace - Raising Peacebuilders at Home and School
Sunday, February 10, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM (HST)
Montessori Community School invites you to a special presentation of Ceeds of Peace.
Ceeds of Peace has been developed by Dr. Kerrie Urosevich and Dr. Maya Soetoro-Ng, in partnership with the University of Hawai‘i College of Education, Family Hui, the Association for Conflict Resolution Hawai‘i Chapter and the Hawai‘i State Department of Education Peaceful Schools Initiative.
Ceeds of Peace workshops bring together teachers, families and community members to gain skills in supporting children and youth to be peacebuilding leaders in their communities. Peacebuilders possess the critical “c”s of peacebuilding such as, Complex problem solving, Critical thinking, Compassion, Creativity, Collaborative leadership and Courage.
Participants learn how to model the Ceeds and plant the Ceeds to ultimately achieve safe and thriving communities.
- 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Workshop
- 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Reception
Catholic Charities Community Hall
1822 Ke'eaumoku St.
Honolulu, HI 96822
Attendees are encouraged to park at the Montessori Community School campus located at 1239 Nehoa St. just a few blocks from Catholic Charities. Limited overflow parking will be available at the Catholic Charities location.
There is no charge to attend. Kindly RSVP by February 6, 2013.
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Montessori Community School
Montessori Community School (MCS) is an independent school for children ages two through twelve years (toddlers through elementary sixth grade). Our purpose is to educate children through a non-sectarian, Montessori program which nurtures a lifelong enthusiasm for learning, encourages a commitment to the community, and fosters a stewardship of the natural world. Peace education is a cornerstone of the Montessori method. This school year, MCS celebrates 40 years of educating Hawaii's children.