"Be a Participant in History, not a Bystander"
How do we teach peace? We often teach horrors of wars, and wrongdoing of our own country, but are these sufficient? Can we give hope and courage for action by peace education? How do we guide learners so that they become active participants of history rather than just being bystanders? Misako Iwashita, a former secondary school history teacher from Japan, will share her long experience as a peace educator, and present one of her successful lessons.
Date and Time: 1:30 - 3:30 PM, Saturday March 8th, 2008