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VETERANS OF THE WORLD PEACE GAME SPEAK AT THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL WPG MASTER CLASS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE

on Friday, 26 June 2015. Posted in News

VETERANS OF THE WORLD PEACE GAME SPEAK AT THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL WPG MASTER CLASS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE

Tunya Bingham is the founder of the Metropolitan Academy for Boys, a charter public school slated to open in 2016, in the Richmond, Virginia public school system. Ms. Bingham played the first world peace game in 1978, herself! The Metropolitan Academy for Boys will feature the world peace game as a central part of their core curriculum. Bingham spoke to the International teachers group at the Charlottesville Master Class.

THE WORLD PEACE GAME COUNTRIES CONTINUE EFFORTS TO RESOLVE GLOBAL CONFLICTS NON-VIOLENTLY

on Thursday, 25 June 2015. Posted in News

THE WORLD PEACE GAME COUNTRIES CONTINUE EFFORTS TO RESOLVE GLOBAL  CONFLICTS NON-VIOLENTLY

CURRENT EVENTS AT THE WORLD PEACE GAME CAMP IN CHARLOTTESVILLE 2015

As multiple crises and conflicts, seemingly intractable, arise for each nation, the governments continue peace talks and resolutions. This willingness to negotiate with each other to find mutually beneficial outcomes signifies hope for future generations'. Joint efforts to maintain accords in the long term will prove difficult, but not impossible through open channels of communication. 

Charlottesville 2015: World Peace Game International Master Class Takes a Field Trip to Monticello

on Wednesday, 24 June 2015. Posted in News

Charlottesville 2015: World Peace Game International Master Class Takes a Field Trip to Monticello

On Tuesday afternoon, the teachers attending the World Peace Game Master Class in Charlottesville visited Monticello. The unique house and grounds exemplify the creative mind at work, an architectural marvel of ingenuity.  Designed by Thomas Jefferson, one of the founding fathers of our nation, his historic home was a unique marvel during the infancy of the U.S. 

2015 Monticello

Extra Curricular Events in Emmersdorf 2015

on Thursday, 21 May 2015. Posted in Media Coverage, News

Throughout the week, John, the WPG Team and Master Class teachers spent most evenings engaged in various diversions. The host and sponsor, GlobArt, designed a full, enjoyable itinerary for John and the WPG Team, outside of the Game and Class days.

John with Anton Eder, Director of Melk Abbey School

Maria leading teachers in a Mindfulness sessionThe teachers enjoying a lovely afternoon

 

2015 JohnMelkVeteranPlayers2014 Students from the Melk Abbey Secondary School who warmly welcomed John and the World Peace Game Master Class teachers  

Emmersdorf World Peace Game 2015: The Teachers

on Tuesday, 19 May 2015. Posted in Master Classes, News

Emmersdorf World Peace Game 2015: The Teachers

From Austria to Australia, the internationally diverse group of teachers and industry professionals comprised one of the largest groups the WPG Master Class has ever hosted.  Many teachers brought unique insights from their local classrooms and school systems. A Croatian school administrator was even in attendance, hoping to institute the World Peace Game as a teaching tool in her school system on a broader basis.

Emmersdorf World Peace Game 2015: The Students

on Friday, 01 May 2015. Posted in News

Emmersdorf World Peace Game 2015: The Students

Throughout the week, students grew more and more emotionally invested in serving as leaders in their own countries. It was easy to see the students' sudden "a-ha!" moment, when the theory, or "DNA" as John aptly describes it, crystalized for each of them.