Martially Nonviolent Education

Culturesmith offers a methodology-attuned aikido-based developmental curriculum that teaches children to practice peace as though it were a martial art. By methodologically attuned, we mean that the curriculum is oriented around particular pedagocial approaches such that the conflict training curriculum introduced to any combination of your facullty, staff, children, and parents is appropriate to your public, charter, private, parochial, Montessori, Waldorf school environment.


Examples of existing curriculum include:


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Using Montessori philosophy and Approach to the Child, we offer an aikido-based developmental curriculum that teaches children and adults to practice peace together with their ...


This work is deveoped in consultation with educators from each approach and supported by the Bay Area non-profit 501(c)3 Association Building Community.

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Association Building Community

  Founded in 1999 and incorporated in 2001, ABC operates as a fiscal sponsor for community building initiatives


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Ideas 01

  IM: Dividing class into "random" groups (breaking up friends) for 20 min each day to talk about what it would be like ...