Each month this school year, NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday will celebrate stories of public school teachers across the country as a component of StoryCorp’s National Teachers Initiative. This week the initiative highlighted John and two former World Peace Game players.  The above images and excerpt below were published on December 25, 2011 by StoryCorp. To read the complete story or listen to the story via NPR’s media player, click here.

From NPR’s StoryCorp and Weekend Edition:

John Hunter’s fourth-graders are remarkably successful at resolving world crises peacefully.