Smart Tools for Life, a project of Growing Communities for Peace

Children's books and music for peace! Conflict resolution, anger management, acceptance of others, kindness, embracing diversity, dealing with strong emotions and feelings, learning to speak truth to power, coping with trauma, knowing truth from fiction, these are a few of the lessons in the children's books and children's music for peace provided by Smart Tools for Life, and it's primary artists, Julie Penshorn, MBC, Rebecca Janke M.Ed., and Jorry Keith. Julie is the author and singer/songwriter and Rebecca is the peace education specialist. Jorry is the visual artist. This team's focus is helping parents and teachers bring these skills to children in a fun, engaging, high quality, and memorable way.