As I thought about what place the teaching of war and peace has in the classroom, it ocurred to me that you really can't teach one without teaching the other. Students need to be taught what both peace and war encompass so that they can compare and contrast the two. By doing this, students gain the ability to choose what they believe. When only one aspect is taught, students are essentially told what to believe.
History is a vast area of study. Every event in history can be told from… Continue
Posted on July 20, 2008 at 12:48am