Students at Bay Farm Montessori Academy Celebrate International Day of Peace
Today, the students and staff at Bay Farm Montessori Academy observed the International Day of Peace with a brief ceremony held around the Peace Pole on the Bay Farm campus. Students in grades 4-8 recited quotes and famous sayings about peace from well-known people. In addition, all students from pre-school through grade 8 sang Light the Candles All Around the World.
The United Nations’ International Day of Peace is marked every year on September 21. It is a global holiday when individuals, communities, nations, and governments highlight efforts to end conflict and promote peace. Peace education is an important part of Montessori education.