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28 10, 2019

Restorative Practices Train-the-Trainer

by Kristina Hulvershorn We are all “The Peace People.”   I find myself saying that phrase more and more often.  As we learn and evolve as an organization, we strive to make the greatest impacts in the communities we serve.  In my world of restorative practices, we have learned the

20 02, 2019

PLC in Jamaica

by Frankie Keesee, Field Trip Coordinator & Spanish Specialist Participating in the trip to Jamaica this past January was both personally and professionally fulfilling.  My grandmother was a proud Jamaican woman, born and raised in Lucea, Jamaica.  I was able to travel to Jamaica with her, visit her hometown,

15 01, 2019

Coming Soon, Everyday Circle Cards

What an exciting day! We just received some of our freshly designed Everyday Circle cards and we can’t wait to share them with the world! They are a brand new tool to help teachers who want to do this work but don't know where to start.  We have partnered

18 07, 2018

Impact Story: Peacebuilders Camp

by Mame Keita I did not know what I signed up for when I agreed to co-lead with Arianna, one of our amazing interns, a workshop on “Empower for Change” for Girls Rock. Girls Rock is a pretty amazing organization that works with girls age 9 to 16 and

24 11, 2015

#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday #PeacePals #UNSelfie Get your #PeacePals to join you for #GivingTuesday to support Peace Learning Center! You've probably heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but have you heard of the BEST Thanksgiving spending tradition...#GivingTuesday?  It's a global movement that unites the world for good. Every dollar donated through our

19 03, 2015

Recent News Stories About Our Work

Our work at John Marshall High School and several other Indianapolis Public Schools and successful partnership with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department was featured recently in several news stories. We are very proud of the youth we work with who give us inspiration that peace is possible as they work

13 02, 2015

PLC’s OneIndy Project

Thanks to our partnership with the Indianapolis Department of Public Safety (DPS) and the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, we had excellent media coverage of our presentation Tuesday, February 10th at the Regional Operations Center. OneIndy targets 9 elementary schools and 6 high schools in the six focus neighborhoods identified by DPS

28 12, 2014

Great Results at IPS #93!

Thanks to a grant from the Rotary Foundation of Indianapolis, students and staff at Indianapolis Public Schools #93, and our fantastic Youth Development program team, we were able to achieve the following fantastic results during this year's Peace School program... 278 students were served during the fall/winter program at George

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