Project Milwaukee
8:02 pm
Fri June 6, 2008

Peace Making Circle Teaches Young Kids to Resist Violence

For the last week and a half, WUWM has been reporting on youth violence: the causes and the solutions. Many of the people we've talked to told us how important it is for kids to have mentors who show them the right way to live.

Words on a chalkboard spell out the code of conduct for the Peace Making Circle.
Words on a chalkboard spell out the code of conduct for the Peace Making Circle.

Ann-Elise Henzl visited a program where adults are teaching young kids how to think through their decisions -- before making them.

Charles Reese and Christopher Wilkins teach kids how to make good decisions, as part of a Safe & Sound program.
Charles Reese and Christopher Wilkins teach kids how to make good decisions, as part of a Safe & Sound program.