Course Offerings

Courses typically cover various aspects of the 5 spheres of Peacebuilding associated with the National Certificate Program. Each course description is followed by letters that indicate which of the 5 spheres the course addresses.

May

May 4-June 1, 2013. (NCP06.2) Domestic Violence:  Community Problem, Community Impact, Community Solutions, No More Tears, Laura Finley. Online Course, $125, (P,S, I), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

May 14-June 11, 2013. (NCP18.2) Intro to Peace Ed Part 3: Pedagogy & Practice, Teachers Without Borders, Stephanie Knox Cubbon. Online Course, $125, (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

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*Some scholarships are available for this course / this course qualifies for a 15% PJSA member discount

 

Past Offerings

 

2013

January

January 21-February 15, 2013. (NCP07.2) Tech Tools and Skills for Emergency Management, TechChange, Online Course, $445, (S, O), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

February

Feb. 18-March 15, 2013. (NCP24) Technology for Conflict Management and Peacebuilding, TechChange, Online, $445, (O, I, E)

Feb. 23-24, 2013. (NCP15.2) BePeace Foundations Course: Part I BePeace Practice – Creating Peace in Yourself, Boston, MA, $174/$224, (P, S)

March

March 5-April 2, 2013. (NCP16.2) Intro to Peace Ed Part I: Core Concepts, Teachers Without Borders, Stephanie Knox Cubbon. Online Course, $125, (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

April

April 9-May 7, 2013. (NCP17.2) Intro to Peace Ed Part 2: The Scope of Peace Education, Teachers Without Borders, Stephanie Knox Cubbon. Online Course, $125, (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

April 15-May 20, 2013. (NCP25) Peace Leadership, Identity and Culture, Kerri Drumm. Online Course, $125, (P,S, I), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

2012

February

Feb. 16-17, 2012. (NCP03) Considering the Relations of Peace & (environmental) Governance, Stan Deetz with Guy and Heidi Burgess, University of Colorado, Boulder, (O, I, E)

Feb. 20-21, 2012. (NCP02) Solving Unsolvable Conflicts: Conflict Management Using Polarity Thinking, Dr. Elaine Yarbrough, University of Colorado, Boulder, (P, S, O, I), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

February 20-March 16, 2012. (NCP11) New Technologies for Educational Practice, TechChange, Online Course, was $495 now $295 ($200 discount to NPA students!), (S, O), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

February 27-March 30, 2012. (NCP09) Approaches to Mitigating Global Warming, Earth and Peace Education International, Online Course, $10 / $25, (O, E), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

March

March 3-4, 2012. (NCP04) Consensus Decision-Making 101: an NVC Approach to Power-Sharing and Inclusion, Center for Collaborative Communication (Dian Killian, Ph.D), Adelphi University Manhattan Center–NY, NY, sliding scale $100-500*, (P, S), 2.0 certificate, 1.4 CEUs

March 17, 2012. (NCP08) Meditation for Peacemakers, Metta Center for Nonviolence (Michael Nagler and Stephanie Van Hook), Petaluma, CA, $125*, (P, S), 1.0 certificate 0.7 CEUs

April

April 2-27 2012. (NCP12) Mobiles for International Development: New Platforms for Public Health, Finance, and Education, TechChange, Online Course, $445 ($50 discount to NPA students!), (O, I), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

April 2–May 4, 2012. (NCP10) An Introduction to Sustainable CommunitiesEarth and Peace Education International, Online Course, $10 / $25, (O, E), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

April 21-22, 2012. (NCP05) Building Resilience In a Time of Transition: Imaging a Fossil Free Future, Pax Educare, The Connecticut Center for Peace Education (Mary Lee Morrison & Tony Jenkins), Adelphi University Manhattan Center – NY, NY, sliding scale $100-500*, (P,E), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

April 28-29, 2012. (NCP06) Building Peace in Every Home: Understanding, Responding to, and Preventing Domestic and Dating Violence, No More Tears (Laura L. Finley, Ph.D.), Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, sliding scale $100-500*, (P,S,I), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

May

May 12, 2012. (NCP14) Teaching About Sex Trafficking: Gender Crimes, War and Law, Betty Reardon and Tony Jenkins, Adelphi University Manhattan Center (New York City), $50, (S,I), 1.0 certificate 1.0 CEU

May 14–June 8, 2012. (NCP13) Global Innovations for Digital Organizing: New Media Tactics for Democratic Change, TechChange, Online Course, $445 ($50 discount to NPA students!), (O,I), 2.0 certificate. 1.4 CEUs

June

June 19 – July 17, 2012. (NCP16) Intro to Peace Ed Part I: Core Concepts, Teachers Without Borders, Stephanie Knox Cubbon, Elspeth Macdonald, Ellen Feig, Online Course, $125, (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

June 22-23, 2012. (NCP15) BePeace Foundations Course Part I: BePeace Practice – Creating Peace in Yourself, BePeace, Paula Guarnaccia, Shelburne, VT, $174 before June 10 ($224 after June 10), (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

July

July 20-22, 2012. (NCP20) Empathy and Consciousness Raising for Unmaking War, Remaking Men, Dr. Kathleen Barry, Santa Barbara, CA, $250/$350, (P,S,O,I), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

July 24 – August 19, 2012. (NCP17) Intro to Peace Ed Part 2: The Scope of Peace Education, Teachers Without Borders, Stephanie Knox Cubbon, Elspeth Macdonald, Ellen Feig. Online Course, $125, (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

August

August 20 – Sept. 17. (NCP22) PeaceMeal: Cultivating Peace Through Food, Stephanie Knox Cubbon, Hannah Renglich.  Online Course, $125, (P,E), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

September

September 3-30, 2012. (NCP18) Intro to Peace Ed Part 3: Pedagogy & Practice, Teachers Without Borders, Stephanie Knox Cubbon, Elspeth Macdonald, Ellen Feig, Online Course, $125, (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

October

October 11/12 – November 8/9, 2012. (NCP19) Monetary Justice, Earth and Peace Education International (EPE), Frans C. Verhagen, Online Course, $10/$25, (I,E), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

October 13-14, 2012. (NCP04) Bridging Political Divides with Collaborative Communication, Center for Collaborative Communication, Dian Killian, New York, NY, $100-$500, (P,S), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

October 22 – November 19, 2012. (NCP21) Communicating Peace: Writing for the Media, National Peace Academy, Michael Shank, Online Course, $100, (S,O), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

October 27, 2012. (NCP23) Transforming Power:  An Intro to AVP, National Peace Academy in partnership with The Graduate Institute, Barbara Thorngren, Bethany, CT, $50, (P,S), 1.0 certificate .7 CEUs

November 1 – December 1, 2012 (NCP06) Understanding and Preventing Domestic and Dating Violence, No More Tears, Laura Finley, Online, $125, (P,S,I), 2.0 certificate 1.4 CEUs

November

November 17, 2012 (NCP05.2) Building Resilience in a Time of Transition: Imaging a Fossil Free Future, The Graduate Institute and Pax Educare Consulting, Mary Lee Morrison, Bethany, CT, $50, (P,E), 1.0 certificate .7 CEUs