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Using Peer Mediation in Classrooms and Schools
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Using Peer Mediation in Classrooms and Schools
Strategies for Teachers, Counselors, and Administrators


February 2000 | 104 pages | Corwin

"If parents read this book, they'll make it mandatory!"
Barbara A. Duneo, Mediator Coordinator, PTA, Neil Armstrong Elementary School Scranton, PA

Learn to understand conflict and find solutions in a proven step-by-step process. This training course has been developed for educators, students, and parents for easy and quick implementation in elementary or secondary grades.

This comprehensive guide offers everything you need to initiate a peer mediation program in your school:

  • A step-by-step implementation guide
  • Proven ready-to-use marketing strategies
  • Concise training program for administrators, faculty, and students
  • Effective program evaluation methods
  • Tips for expanding an existing program

In this easy-to-follow format, Gilhooley and Scheuch provide all the tools necessary to create a dynamic program. Included are a sample three-day training agenda, role-playing scripts, sample behavior plans, and ready-to-use training posters.

This strong program will assist educators at all levels in introducing students to the benefits of peer mediation. It's a necessary resource guide for all students.


 
PART ONE: WHAT PEER MEDIATION IS AND HOW TEACHERS, COUNSELORS, AND ADMINISTRATORS CAN DEVELOP THEIR PROGRAMS
 
Overview and History
 
Step One
Involving Faculty and Students

 
 
PART TWO: HOW TEACHERS, COUNSELORS, AND ADMINISTRATORS CAN IMPLEMENT AND EVALUATE THEIR MEDIATION PROGRAMS
 
Step Two
Selecting and Training of Mediators

 
 
Step Three
Getting Started

 
 
Step Four
The Referrals Process

 
 
Step Five
Follow-Up to Training

 

 "If parents read this book, they’ll make it mandatory!"

Duneo
Mediator Coordinator, PTA, Neil Armstrong Elementary School Scranton, PA

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