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.
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During this year's Austrian World Peace Game 2015 at Emmersdorf, journalist and artist Catherine Menhofer audio-recorded game action and interviews with student players and teachers. Catherine designs articles, reports, and news for OE1, an Austrian radio program featuring broadcasts on journals, news, and culture topics. The broadcast is a must for any German speakers, who want to learn more about the curriculum of peace.
The World Peace Game: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Understanding in Emmersdorf II 2015
As day One arrived, teachers and non-pedagogical professionals filed in, an international mix, bringing with them a pervasive air of enthusiasm. Simultaneously, the kids brought with them reticence, and in some, timidity. By the first few words of John's dynamic introduction to the game, the nervous giggling and fidgeting gave way to rapt attention.
John Will Return to Corvallis, Oregon Bringing the World Peace Game Master Class and Camp
In January of 2014, John gave the keynote speech at the Corvallis Martin Luther King, Jr. Week events. In the audience, Ele Adams, then a High School Jr., as well as her mother, Terry Adams, were so inspired by John's lecture, that they were moved to action. Mom and daughter became determined to help launch the World Peace Game in Corvallis, OR. Terry and Ele even attended the Menlo Park Trinity School Master Class in preparation to facilitate a future World Peace Game. at home.