Peace Curriculum: Rotarian Action Group for Peace

The Rotarian Action Group for Peace created a matrix of existing peace curriculum/programs that Rotarians can use to identify quality peace education materials that may be a good fit for their communities.

Criteria for Inclusion:

  • Quality
  • Applicable
  • Detailed/thorough material
  • Usable/user friendly
OrganizationCurriculumAge RangeProgram TypeLanguageMore InfoOrganization URL
PeaceJamPeaceJamUniversity Students – Undergraduate, Secondary School or Highschool (9-12),Middle School or Junior High (6-8), Primary (K-5)In school day education, After school program, Retreat/Camp, Club, IndependentlyEnglishhttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/peacejam/https://www.peacejam.org
PeaceFirstPeaceFirstPre-K, Primary (K-5), Middle school( 6-8)In school day education, after school program, retreat/camp, club, independentlyEnglish, Spanishhttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/peace-first/ http://www.peacefirst.org/digitalactivitycenter/
Northwest Earth InstituteSeeing Systems: Peace, Justice & SustainabilityHigh school/Secondary, University student: Undergrad, graduate, lifelong learnerIn school day education, after school program, retreat/camp, club, independentlyEnglishhttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/seeing-systems-peace-justice-and-sustainability/http://www.nwei.org/organize-course/
NewGen PeacebuildersNewGen PeacebuildersSecondary/High school (9-12), University students (undergraduate)After school program, retreat/camp, IndependentlyEnglish, Spanishhttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/newgen-peacebuilders/http://motheringacrosscontinents.org
Children's World Peace OrganizationChildren's World Peace OrganizationPrimary (K-5), Middle school (6-8)In school day education, after school programEnglish, Spanish, Nepalese, Kiswahilihttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/childrens-world-peace-organization/http://www.cwpo.org/curriculum/curriculum.htm
World Peace Game FoundationWorld Peace GamePre-K, Primary (K-5), Middle school (6-8), Secondary School/Highschool (9-12), University stduents: Undergraduate and GraduateIn school day education, after school program, retreat/camp, club, independentlyGermanhttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/world-peace-game-foundation/https://www.worldpeacegame.org
War Prevention InitiativeGlobal Peace SystemsLifelong learners/adult education, University Students: Undergraduate and Graduate, Secondary School/High school (9-12)In school day education, after school program, retreat/camp, club, independentlyEnglishhttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/global-peace-system/http://www.warpreventioninitiative.org/gps?id=81
Inter-Agency Network for Education in EmergenciesINEELifelong learners/adult educationWeekend retreat/campEnglish, Arabic, Frenchhttp://www.rotarianactiongroupforpeace.org/resources/peace-curriculum-matrix/peace-education-programme/http://www.ineesite.org/en/peace-education
The Class of Non-ViolenceThe Class of Non-ViolenceHigh school/Secondary (9-12)In school day eduation, after school program, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://peacecenterbooks.com/the-class-of-nonviolence-index/
The Peace AllianceTeach PeacePrimary (K-5) Middle School (6-8) High School/Secondary School(9-12)In school dayEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://peacealliance.org/teachpeace/
Hague Appeal for PeaceLearing to Abolish WarPrimary (K-5), Middle school (6-8), High school/Secondary (9-12)In school day education, after school program, clubEnglish, Russian, Arabic, Albanian, FrenchPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.haguepeace.org/index.php?action=resources
Hague Appeal for PeacePeace Lessons from Around the WorldHigh school/Secondary (9-12)In school day eduation, after school program, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.peace-ed-campaign.org/resources/peacelessons.html
Teaching Peace InitiativeTeaching Peace4th-6th gradesIn school day education, after school program, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.teachingpeaceinitiative.com/our_curriculum
Center for Social CompetencePEACE4KidsPre-K, Primary (K-5), Middle school (6-8), High school/Secondary (9-12)In school day education, after school program, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://centerforsocialcompetence.com/peace-program/
National Peace AcademyPeace, Peacebuilding and Peace learning: A Holistic IntroductionPrimary (K-5) Middle school/ Secondary school (6-12), lifelong learnerIn school day education, after school program, independentlyEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://nationalpeaceacademy.us/edresources/
National Education AssociationTeaching Students to Prevent BullyingPrimary (K-5), Middle school (6-8) High school/Secondary school (9-12)In school day education, after school program, club, camp/retreatEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/teaching-students-to-prevent-bullying.html
GroundsparkLet's Get Real/ Respect for AllMiddle school (6-8) High school/Secondary school (9-12In school day education, after school program, club, camp/retreatEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://groundspark.org
Peace Education FoundationPeaceWorksPre-K, Primary (K-5) Middle school (6-8), High school/Secondary (9-12)In school day education, after school program, club, camp/retreatEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://store.peaceeducation.org
Morningside Center for Teaching Social ResponsibilityTeachable Moments/ Also Numerous set curriculumsPrimary (K-5), Middle school (6-8) High school/Secondary school (9-12)In school day educationEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.morningsidecenter.org/teachable-moment
Peace One DayEducation Resources for Peace One DayPrimary (K-5), Middle School (6-8), High school/Secondary school (9-12)In school day eduation, after school program, clubEnglish, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Mandarin, FrenchPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.peaceoneday.org/education
United States Peace Institute- The Online AcademyThe Online AcademyLifelong LearnerIndependentlyEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.usip.org/study-guides
Peace Grows Inc.Alternatives to ViolenceLifelong LearnerIndependentlyEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.alternativestoviolencecourse.org
Global Education NetworkEducating for PeacePrimary (K-5), Middle school (6-8) High school/Secondary school (9-12)In school day eduation, after school program, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.global-ed.org/e4p/rm-conflict.htm
The United States Peace Institute of PeacePeacebuilding ToolkitsMiddle school (6-8), High school/ Secondary School (9-12)In school day educationEnglish, Spanish, Arabic, FrenchPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.buildingpeace.org/train-resources/educators/peacebuilding-toolkit-educators
American Friends Service CommitteeHelp Increase the PeacePrimary (K-5), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)In school day education, after school program, camp, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttps://www.afsc.org/resource/what-hipp
AVP/USA Education CommitteeAVP Manuel for Youth WorkshopsPrimary (K-5), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)In school day education, after school program, camp, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.amazon.com/Manual-Youth-Workshops-Education-Committee/dp/0941758079
Lari Memorial Peace MuseumPeacebuilding: Every little effort countsPrimary (K-5), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)In school day education, after school program, camp, clubEnglishPlease contact organization directly for additional informationhttp://www.amanikenya.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Peace-Manual.pdf
RISE of Peace Inc.RISE of Peace Inc.Secondary School (9-12) GlobalIn school dayAll languagesPlease contact Jeffrey Teitel at lawyer1env@aol.com