An assassination attempt was not enough to curtail the human-rights work of teenage activist Malala Yousafzai. "One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world," she told the United Nations in a stirring speech.

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Mohandas K. Gandhi, father of Indian independence and champion of non-violence, died a violent death at the hands of Hindu extremists. This film relates his story as he struggles peacefully to rid India of the colonial British regime while at the same...

This video explores the lived experiences of a group of Montréal-based women educators, who are all in different ways interested and involved in teaching for peace. The video points to the linkages between peace education and citizenship education, cooperative learning, and intercultural...

Every day across the world people make the difficult decision to leave their home, families, possessions and connections with their local community and walk away to an uncertain and often frightening future elsewhere.

Refugees leave their homes...

On January 27, 1945, Auschwitz was liberated by Soviet soldiers. 

Auschwitz was a network of concentration camps built and operated in occupied Poland by Nazi Germany during the Second World War. Auschwitz I and nearby Auschwitz II-Birkenau were the...

The 150 lakes here are clogged with the effects of a hundred years of logging. The desire to preserve what hasn't been lost has also damaged the forest. Now prescribed burns and lake cleanups are attempting to erase the sins of the past.

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Scientific Thinking shows how the scientific method has both process and rationale. Scientific processes give us a means by which to discover and describe reality. New strategies are added, including analytical strategies, which are adapted to students' level of cognitive development.

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Living Environment is linked to The Living World where students acquire scientific and technological knowledge pertaining to life as it relates to molecules, cells, organisms and ecosystems. 

This episode shows how environments have...

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September 21 – International Day of Peace

The United Nations has declared September 21 as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.

The Day's theme for 2016 is "The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace."

CVE is a choice destination if you are looking for videos that convey the ideals of peace: tolerance, respect for the dignity of all, freedom, social order, commitment to a just world – or lacking peace, the consequences.

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