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WPG in Charlottesville Tomorrow

Tables and chairs made up a circle in the Murray High School gym. Thirty-two children sat, staring at each other, toes tapping, knees fidgeting. “Negotiations may begin now,” a voice said, as a bell began to ring.

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Spring, 2017 newsletter

The World Peace Game Foundation works internationally to train educators in the World Peace Game (WPG) and its core teaching principles. Educators who complete master class training with John Hunter are certified by the Foundation as WPG Facilitators. Currently, the...

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Winter, 2016 newsletter

As we say farewell to 2016, we are reminded of all those who have truly supported the World Peace Game Foundation in reaching key milestones over the past 12 months. Teaching children the work of peace is the essence of our mission, and training educators through...

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Fall, 2016 newsletter

The World Peace Game Foundation continues to broaden the reach of the World Peace Game. This past summer, dedicated educators from the US, Canada, Japan, China, and Australia traveled to the US to participate in Master Class training with John Hunter, creator of the...

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Cool Teacher: John Hunter

In 1978, John Hunter created the World Peace Game to teach his Virginia high school students about creativity, problem solving, and peace. Then, the homemade game was a 4-by-5-foot piece of plywood featuring the outlines of countries; students assumed roles as global...

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World Peace Game Returns to TED

What an inspiring week of ideas at TED‬ this week! The WPG Foundation was so glad to be able to connect with such a great group of participants and share the WPG as well. The ideas and issues presented at the Summit had such resonance for us-- refugee crises, global...

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WPG Announces Its Newest Interns

This summer the World Peace Game Foundation is pleased to announce its newest interns: Bria Williams and Amelia Thompson. Bria and Amelia are WPG alumni from a 2007 class of Venable 4th Graders who played and won the game as it was documented on film by Chris Farina....

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Wrapping Up a Fantastic Year!

World Peace Game Foundation Yearbook 2016: With the school year coming to a close, THANK YOU to the schools that hosted the World Peace Game Foundation this year: www.thedeltaschool.org, www.miamicountryday.org,http://www.stiftsgymnasium-melk.org, https://www.cis.dk,...

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