AASCU’s Deliberative Dialogue Moderator Training Workshop, Washington, DC, 4/29

By: David J. Smith, April 5, 2017 If you are based in Washington, DC and interested in dialogue training, consider attending this free workshop to be held Saturday, April 29 from 10-2 at  AASCU’s offices 1307 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20005. More information and registration is below

Civic Engagement and Peacebuilding: The Democracy Commitment

The connection between youth civic engagement and peaceful approaches to conflict has been espoused by educational leaders such as John Dewey, and as a means to promoting peacebuilding in conflict zones by organizations such as the U.S. Institute of Peace.  The “democratic peace” theory argues that societies that are engaged and functioning democracies will notContinue reading “Civic Engagement and Peacebuilding: The Democracy Commitment”