Benefits of International School Peace Gardens (ISPG) Program
International School Peace Gardens (ISPG) is an exciting and innovative Canadian Educational Program that invites every young person, in every school in the world to become involved in creating a better future for the planet. Schools are invited to plan, plant, and dedicate a peace tree, garden, or park. ISPG supports existing school curriculum in peace education, conflict resolution, environmental studies, inter-cultural understanding, and the arts. We encourage the school community to use their peace garden as often and diversely as possible.
International School Peace Gardens has been:
ISPG has many educational and social benefits to those involved. Children, teachers, and schools as a whole learn invaluable skills and life lessons from creating and utilizing their Peace Garden. Among other benefits, the ISPG program has helped healing in schools by reducing bullying, vandalism and violence.
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