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2020 AERA Annual Meeting: San Francisco, CA
Peace Education SIG Conference Schedule

2020 Conference Program will be announced later. For our full program, please click the link to the right.


Below is the schedule of 2015 Conference.

Thursday, April 16


12:00 - 1:30pm 

"Educating for Peace"

Round Table Session 2

Location: Hyatt, East Tower - Purple Level, Riverside West 

"Building Peace Culture: Children's Conceptions of Peace in Two Ugandan Primary Schools"

"Cultures of Coexistence: Four New York City Elementary Teachers and Their Models for Teaching Peace"

"Superdiversity and Conflict Dichotomies in a Greek Cypriot Literacy Classroom" 


 2:15 - 3:45pm

"The Global Culture of Peace"

(Paper session)

Location: Hyatt, West Tower - Gold Level, Acapulo

"The Jewish-Muslim Women's Leadership Initiative: A Program for Peaceful Dialogue"

"Committing to Peace Education 20 Years After the Rwandan Genocide Against the Tutsis"

"The Amahoro Project: Emergent Themes for Building Sustainable Peace in Postgenocide Burundi"

"The Possibilities for Reconciliation through Difficult Dialogues: Treaty Education as Peace-Building"


Friday, April 17


12:25 - 1:55pm 

"Challenging Extremism? Education for Justice and Peace in a World of Competing Ideologies"


Location: Swissotel, Lucerne Level, Alpine 1

"The Rise of Extremism and Challenges for Education in Japan"

"U.K. Government Policies for Preventing Violent Extremism: Critical Perspectives"

"Contrasting Approaches to Justice and Citizenship Education in Two European Nations: Norway and the UK"

"Young Muslims, Identities, and Recognition: Reactions to Politicized Media Discourses"


 2:15 - 3:45pm

"Transformative Peace Education"

Roundtable Session 12

Location: Hyatt, East Tower - Purple Level, Riverside West

"Peace-Building and Conflict Sensitivity Training for Teachers in South Sudan"

"Taking Gandhi to School: Working for Peace and Justice"

"Peace Education as a Vehicle to School Improvement: A Case Study of one Kenyan School"


 6:15 - 7:45pm

SIG Business Meeting

Location: Swissotel, Event Centre Second Level, Montreux 3

Speaker: TBA

Refreshments provided; optional dinner outing afterwards at Athena


Saturday, April 18

10:35 - 12:05pm 

"Critical Perspectives on Peace Education: Engaging Localized Research and Praxis in the Pursuit of Justice"


Location: Sheraton, Second Level, Michigan A 

"Experimenting with Peace Education in the Israeli Context: Critical Perspectives"

"Emotion, Trauma, and Critical Pedagogy: Implications for Critical Peace Education"

"Beyond American Exceptionalism: Centering Critical Peace Education in U.S. Public School Reform" 


2015 Full Peace Education Schedule

Please click here to download a Word version of our full 2015 Conference Program.

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