Violence, in all of its forms, continues to make learning difficult, if not impossible, for a substantial number of children. While high-profile incidences such as the Columbine High School shootings grab the public's attention, it is the daily difficulties of bullies, intimidation and fear that affect students in all schools (Twemlow, 2001 ).
Education Commission of the States, "Civic Engagement and Service-Learning with Young Children: lntergenerational Peacemaking Projects: By the students, volunteers and staff of Peace Games" (2003). Intergenerational. 1.