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Naomi Drew, M.A.

Naomi Drew, M.A., is a nationally known expert on conflict resolution and peacemaking. Her work has been instrumental in introducing the skills of peacemaking to public education and has been recognized by educational leaders throughout the country. United Nations staffer Michiko Kuroda has praised her work saying, “Naomi Drew has adapted the techniques of negotiation to the needs of children.”

People of all ages have attested to durable changes in their relationships after applying the principles outlined in her books and workshops. Her work has been featured in magazines and newspapers, and on radio and national TV, including, NBC, The New York Times, Time Magazine, and Parents Magazine. She has also served as a parenting expert for Classroom Close-ups, an Emmy-winning public television show.

Naomi is a dynamic speaker who has inspired audiences around the country. She serves as a consultant to school districts, parent groups, and civic organizations and is a registered provider with the New Jersey State Department of Education Character Education Network. She would be happy to come to your area to do a workshop or keynote.

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Naomi is available to speak on these topics:
  • Bullying Prevention
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Kids and Anger Management
  • Peaceful Classrooms


A Leader’s Guide to The Kids’ Guide to Working Out Conflicts

Teach middle school and junior high students the skills of conflict resolution and bullying prevention to help them deal with conflicts, get along better with almost anyone, and feel a lot better about themselves.

Create a Culture of Kindness in Middle School

Practical, research-based lessons for middle school educators to teach students prosocial attitudes and behaviors to prevent bullying.

No Kidding About Bullying

Practical, research-based activities for educators to teach students positive skills and attitudes to increase kindness and prevent bullying.

The Kids’ Guide to Working Out Conflicts

Kids learn how to stand up for themselves, how to talk out problems, how to de-stress and calm down, how to deal with teasing and bullying, and more.

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