PEP Talk Alert! Teaching Kids to Think and Act Ethically with Barbara Coloroso

January 19, 2014

Barbara Coloroso’s PEP Talk  will be packed with practical advice on how to teach children to act with integrity, civility, and
compassion at home, at school, in social settings, and in the world at large.  


You?ll learn:


?  How to develop an ethic rooted in deep caring with principles, virtues, and    



?  The why and how to teach our children to think and act ethically


?  The possibilities and pitfalls of character education programs


?  Nurturing in children the three antidotes (care deeply, share generously, help

    willingly) to the virulent agents that are ripping apart the fabric of our human

    relationships (hating, hoarding, and harming ourselves and others)


?  How rigid moral absolutism and shifting moral relativism interfere with raising

   ethical human beings


?  Media: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly, and the Indifferent?how we can help

    children use these tools and not be used or consumed by them.


?  The difference between punishment and discipline?why one works and the

    other only appears to.

Barbara Coloroso is an international bestselling author, and for the past 38 years an internationally recognized speaker and
consultant on parenting, teaching, school discipline, positive school climate, bullying, grieving, nonviolent conflict resolution and restorative justice. 

Sound good? Then join us!

Tickets are $39 (or $70 for two speakers) 

Presented by the Vancouver International Children’s Festival
Feb 5, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Vancouver Playhouse, Hamilton St. at Dunsmuir St.