Educational Resources for Teachers

Educational Resources for Teachers

Is Peace Possible

This site puts you at the negotiating table. Drawing on the collective wisdom of former negotiators and military officials, politicians and legal scholars, architects and urban planners. The website lays out the concerns of both sides, determines the real obstacles to achieving peace, and explores potential solutions to these seemingly intractable challenges. It also provides you with a proposed lesson plan about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict through children's Eyes. The students learn about the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and explore the lives of three children who live in the troubled land.

Films and Documentaries about the Israel-Palestine Conflict

‘Budrus: It Takes a Village to Unite the Most Divided People on Earth’ (2010) Julia Bacha

Budrus is a documentary film about a Palestinian community organizer, Ayed Morrar, who unites local Fatah and Hamas members along with Israeli supporters in an unarmed movement to save his village of Budrus from destruction by Israel’s Separation Barrier. It offers a very good insight into Israeli & Palestinian non-violent activism. #Peace activism #Separation Barrier #nonviolent resistance                            

Trailer: http://www.imdb.com/video/withoutabox/vi548706329?ref_=tt_pv_vi_aiv_1