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View Resource A Generation Later: What We've Learned about Zero Tolerance in Schools

Zero tolerance discipline policies that mandate suspension or expulsion of students for misconduct have gained tremendous momentum over the past 25 years while also inviting deep controversy. With A Generation Later: What We?ve Learned about Zero Tolerance in Schools, Vera?s Center on Youth Justice looks at existing research about whether zero tolerance discipline policies make schools more ord...

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View Resource Evaluation of a School-Based, Universal Violence Prevention Program: Low, Medium, & High-Risk

Research article summarizing a violence intervention initiative. The investigation examined the differential effectiveness of PeaceBuilders, a large-scale, universal violence prevention program, on male and female youth identified as low, medium, or high risk for future violence. It included eight urban schools randomly assigned to intensive intervention and wait-list control conditions. The...

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View Resource Changing Children's Trajectories of Development

This research brief describes one of the largest and longest running school-based violence prevention programs in the country--the Resolving Conflict Creatively Program (RCCP)--and discusses the results of a rigorous evaluation of its effectiveness conducted by the National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. The brief is designed to...

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View Resource Unexplored power and potential of youth as peace-builders, The

29-page PDF article from "Journal of Peace Conflict & Development," Issue 11, November 2007. Abstract: "Around the world many young people are victims of cultural, direct, and structural violence and become carriers of that violence or perpetration. There is a strong tendency among politicians and researchers to see youth as a problem to be solved. However, many youth are peaceful and...

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View Resource Educating for Peace and from the University: Memorial Anthology of a Decade

488-page pdf in Spanish. The UNESCO Chair in Education for Peace was created in November 1996 from a cooperation agreement between the University of Puerto Rico and the Organization of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). This Anthology provides an overview of the essays and documents developed in the first decade of activity seeking to promote reflection and...

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View Resource Conflict Resolution Education in Indonesia: Mapping Adaptations and Meanings

This study, available as a pdf, examined the ways professors in teacher education departments in two universities in East Java translated and adapted Conflict Resolution Education (CRE) methods. To map the ways they adapted and understood cooperative learning (CL) and non-coercive classroom management (NCCM), a critical ethnography (a blend of ethnography and action research) was done based on...

http://etd.ohiolink.edu/view.cgi?acc_num=ohiou1216822963
View Resource Evaluation of the Truancy Prevention through Mediation Program (Ohio)

12-page pdf presents an evaluation of the Truancy Prevention through Mediation Program developed in Ohio. "Although the Truancy Prevention through Mediation Program (TPMP) has consistently demonstrated positive results in the effort to combat truancy, absent from these evaluations has been an examination of the impact of the program on the academic performance and behavior of the children whose...

http://www.creducation.org/resources/Truancy_Mediation_Acade...
View Resource Further resources

Word document bibliography of materials related to conflict resolution.

http://www.creducation.org/resources/Further_Resources_Book_...
View Resource Annotated bibliography

Annotated bibliography of materials related to conflict resolution education

http://www.creducation.org/resources/Annotated_Bibliography_...
View Resource Research-based articles and books on bullying/peer victimization

Pdf document listing articles and books on bullying and peer victimization.

http://www.creducation.org/resources/SBN_Tip_29.pdf
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