The UNESCO Chair for Peace Education at the University of Puerto Rico organizes a yearly keynote address on topics related to the promotion of a culture of peace. For the 2008-2009 academic year the university received the distinguished educator Betty Reardon, who offered the Keynote Address Human Rights Learning: Pedagogies and Politics of Peace. The publication of this conference in Spanish and English allows us to share these ideas with a wider academic audience.
There is a growing demand for peace education, yet few know of the learning opportunities that exist for gaining knowledge, developing capacities, and building the fundamental pedagogical skills for teaching [continue reading…]
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Learning from our Students' Creative Nonviolent Actions: Lessons on Human Rights, Peace and Democracy
Anita Yudkin-Suliveres and Anaida Pascual-Morán UNESCO Chair for Peace Education, University of Puerto RicoCátedra UNESCO de Educación para la Paz, Universidad de Puerto Ricoemail: email@example.com: http://unescopaz.uprrp.edu/ (Welcome letter:Issue ##73 May / [continue reading…]