About Us

"We must remember that intelligence is not enough.
Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education."
—Martin Luther King Jr., Morehouse College1948


What is Peaceful Schools?

Peaceful Schools provides comprehensive social-emotional education and conflict resolution products and services. Our goal is to empower youth, promote trust and accountability among community members and allow students to experience a sense of safety and belonging that enables them to engage in learning more freely.

Please explore our site to learn more about us and our dedication to the creation and maintenence of safe and productive school climates. We welcome you to sign up for our newsletter, read our blog and follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep updated with our ever growing pool of social emotional learning resources!


Peaceful Schools Programs and Services:

    • Are grounded in research and best practices
    • Received 3 independent evaluations demonstrating significant outcomes 
    • Have been implemented in urban, suburban and rural settings
    • Are developed with, for and by teachers
    • Have been successfully implemented in thousands of classrooms reaching over 100,000 students!

Mediation

Mediation provides a controlled, secure atmosphere to aid disputants in resolving problems. Mediation is an effective tool to reduce school violence through structured communication. Peaceful Schools provides engaging trainings for schools looking to develop a Mediation program in an Elementary, Middle or High School setting. Trained mediators are also available to provide on site coordination of services. 

Curriculum and Resources

Peaceful Schools offers a myriad of products and services to support all types of classrooms, student groups and families. Our Peaceful People curriculum is designed to be presented to students in Pre-K - 8 over the course of 6 - 12 sessions. It includes role play, songs, stories and skills practice. For parents, our Literature Guides with suggested activities provide a wonderful opportunity for teaching through connected family time.

    

PBIS

Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) is a model for planning, implementing and monitoring a proactive climate using a multi-tiered system of prevention and intervention. Peaceful Schools provides all aspects of PBIS training and implementation for schools by extensively trained consultants who will guide you through every step of creating a socially safe school climate.

P.S. Productions

The artistic division of Peaceful Schools, P.S. Productions provides opportunities to school and community groups looking to bring in fantastic and educational theatrical productions. We offer package options that can include post-show talk backs, follow up materials, and even a trained SEL facilitator working with students in the classroom on the skills presented in the production! Please click the link to find out about our current production.