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Skills for Understanding Conflict

Understanding Conflict Skills

These links provide details on key skills related to understanding conflict needed by conflict-competent students and teachers.

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PROS: Peaceful resolution for Oklahoma [high school] students 106-page PDF manual designed to help teachers and trainers teach high school students the art of peer mediation. Includes definitions, exercises to improve communication skills, leadership and problem solving. Catalog Listing

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SACSC Elementary unit and lesson plans Web site developed by the Society for Safe and Caring Schools and Communities in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada whose mission "is to encourage home, school and community practices that teach, model and reinforce socially responsible and respectful behaviors, so that living and learning can take place in a safe, caring and inclusive environment....(see more) Catalog Listing

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Helping youth resist bias and hate: Program activity guide, second edition 104-page pdf guide which, "provides parents, educators, and other adults working with middle school aged children with tools and strategies to engage in constructive discussions and activities about the causes and effects of prejudice and bias-motivated behavior and to intervene, when needed, with youth who engage in such behavior." Includes...(see more) Catalog Listing

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Attributions and conflict Powerpoint presentation which examines attribution theory and its role in conflict. Catalog Listing

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Programmes scolaires de prévention de la violence: Manuel de documentation 199-page pdf manual in French which "provides practical research- and expert-based information on school-based programs to prevent interpersonal violence. We review 79 prevention programs (18 in the French version). Each has research evidence, addresses unique "at-risk" populations, such as children with disabilities, or uses innovative approaches...(see more) Catalog Listing

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Conflict resolution protocol for elementary classrooms, A 4-page PDF excerpt from the book, "The First Six Weeks of School" which discusses teaching conflict resolution, "a basic belief underlying The Responsive Classroom® approach to teaching is that how children learn to treat one another is as important as what they learn in reading, writing, and arithmetic. We believe that social skills such as...(see more) Catalog Listing

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Briefing paper for trainee teachers of citizenship education: The United Nations 6-page pdf briefing paper which discusses the United Nations, including what it does, myths about the UN and resources for using the UN in teaching students about conflict resolution and citizenship. Catalog Listing

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Power in interpersonal conflict Powerpoint presentation discussing the role of power in interpersonal conflict. Catalog Listing

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Spatial invasion Word document with role play to emphasize personal space and boundaries. Catalog Listing

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Peer mediation Powerpoint presentation introducing the concept of peer mediation. Catalog Listing

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Behavior form Word document form to be signed by teacher and student regarding student's behavior during a particular incident. Catalog Listing

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Peacebuilding Toolkit for Educators - Middle School Edition The Peacebuilding Toolkit for Educators is designed to support the work of educators as peacebuilders. It is a resource developed by and for educators, to help introduce peacebuilding themes and skills into the classroom. The Toolkit can help develop students’ understanding of, and interest in, global peacebuilding, and develop their skills and...(see more) Catalog Listing

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PeaceKidz manual 101-page Word document created by PeacekidZ, "a program that aims to develop children's ability to understand, analyze and resolve conflicts in their everyday lives. PeacekidZ teaches children the three R's of conflict resolution: recognize, respect, resolve." "Through each year of PeaceKidZ, each group of SAIS student teachers builds a curriculum...(see more) Catalog Listing

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Induction pack for tutors of citizenship education: Global conflict 29-page pdf packet to help trainees "understand the nature of global conflict, understand how issues of global conflict relate to citizenship and use issues of global conflict in their teaching in secondary schools." Includes bibliography. Catalog Listing

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Conflict resolution workshop Website hosted by CanTeach (a site created to assist teachers in finding and using resources online) which introduces the concept of conflict resolution and shows educators how one can recognize and solve problems in the classroom, handouts and practice scenarios are provided. Catalog Listing

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Conflict resolution skills ladder 1-page PDF document which outlines a progression of skills and the behaviors associated with them in conflict resolution. Catalog Listing

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Flash judgements Pdf document with exercise related to forming judgements based on appearance. Catalog Listing

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Classrooms in peace: Teaching strategies 22-page PDF article from the "Interamerican Journal of Education for Democracy, vol. 1, no. 2, June, 2008. Abstract: "In recent times citizenship competencies have arisen as a very valuable alternative for education for democracy and peace. The formative evaluation of the Aulas en Paz program has provided for analyzing various teaching...(see more) Catalog Listing

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Tackling tough topics: An educator's guide for working with military kids 12-page pdf booklet "created by the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction to assist educators in better understanding and being responsive to the unique issues facing military kids whose parents or loved ones have been or are currently deployed. It provides practical, hands-on information to help those in school settings...(see more) Catalog Listing

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Conflict Management Week High School Activity Guide A 30-page guide filled with suggested activities to be used during Conflict Management Week (May 1-7, 2000) in Ohio High Schools. Catalog Listing

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