Mel Hurtig contributed to peace by living a life of activism with a passion for Canada. #Canada150 Mel Hurtig (1932 – 2016) opened Edmonton’s first independent bookstore in 1956 and then sold it and started a publishing house. He ran unsuccessfully for the federal Liberal party in Edmonton West in 1972, arguing against free trade, […]
The senior administrators of the Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board and the Limestone District School Board have endorsed PeaceQuest.
Each board has designated consultants to work with their teachers to bring peace education to our students. We encourage teachers to use our lesson plans to teach a peace-themed lesson once a month.
Teachers are selecting the best peace education resources — and you’ll find this is happening already. After securing permission, we will present them in a teacher-friendly format on the PeaceQuest website and the school boards’ curriculum websites.
If you are a teacher, please join us! Check out our website for lessons and education meetings that include teachers from across school boards. And join us to create more!
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