Student, organizer, educator, and Founder/ED of the Teaching Peace Initiative, a national nonprofit working to leverage the power of peer education to solve the challenges of bullying and school violence.
My experience bringing youth together to build a national nonprofit working on issues of bullying and tolerance, and an eagerness to listen to the stories of other young peacemakers and help them figure out their next steps!
Hey Miracle! I’m a Peace First Fellow and saw your project on the site. I love your passion and your will to help people live healthier!
I think it’s a great idea to brainstorm what kinds of incentives (and awareness, as you mention in another question) are needed to encourage people to make healthier choices. It’s also always something that has…[Read more]
Check out these photos of our Columbia, MD Peace Team, hard at work creating a culture of peace in their community!
Our Annapolis, MD Peace Team has been out and about in classrooms, spreading peace, tolerance, and kindness wherever they go! Check out these photos:
@fishstarktpi Another one you might have some advice on: https://www.peacefirstchallenge.org/forums/topic/what-can-we-do-to-prevent-racial-and-gender-bullying-at-school/
@fishstarktpi Hi Fish, great to meet you at the Peace First meeting this week! I thought you might have some tips for curriculum creation for this project: https://www.peacefirstchallenge.org/forums/topic/what-do-i-need-to-create-a-curriculum-website-and-event-to-inspire-motivation/
Hey @Operationstandup! I’m glad you’re working on this topic — it’s SO important, and it’s something that too often goes unaddressed. We spend so much time on the internet every day, and the norms and rules for our behavior there aren’t as clear as they are in interpersonal conversations. As a result, online spaces can become unsafe really…[Read more]
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