PEP Talk Alert! Teaching Kids to Think and Act Ethically with Barbara Coloroso
January 19, 2014
Barbara Coloroso’s PEP Talk
compassion at home, at school, in social settings, and in the world at large.
? 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.
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.