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Activities at Peace Place in February 2013

Hello Friends, Activities at Peace Place in February 2013 have included:

Joglo Preschool. The preschool teachers meet after school every Monday through Wednesday and on the fourth Wednesday we do team building and on the fourth Thursday we do a monthly Discernment Meeting. On February 14, 2013, the results of our team building were:

On February 21, 2013, the results of our discernment were: We need to notice and remind each other when we have lost our language when we’re with children and to pay more attention to our body language, especially to notice when one of us needs the help of another in order to handle a child (in those moments when we’re with a child who needs attention).

To Be Smart After-school Lessons. The lesson teachers meet every Wednesday, with the fourth Wednesday being a team building and discernment meeting. On February 20, 2013 the results of our team building were:

On February 27, 2013 the results of To Be Smart After-school discernment were that we need to pay attention to the children from the moment they arrive until the moment they go home. When the children are asked to clean up, the teachers should not only say clean up, but should participate in the clean up as well. So that we are all cleaning up together (clean up and classify). We shared about our experience of transforming power:

Refresher and Discernment for Peace Place. On Saturday, 23 February 23, 2013, we did Carefronting from the Alternatives to Violence Project and translated the activity. Discernment for Peace Place:

We looked back over the agenda for the Discernment Meeting for Peace Place.