Peer Mediation

February 14, 2017
Students are often stumped when it comes to finding a resolution to a conflict beyond saying “I’m sorry.” To get over this hump, encourage students to take two additional steps: Ask creative…
December 20, 2016
Young people can be active allies to someone who is being targeted without directly engaging with the aggressor. Help students learn a safer, non-confrontational way to be an ally: the "Join Us…
November 5, 2016
Deep learning often begins when students start applying the social and emotional skills you’re teaching to real-life problems.Try setting up a space in your classroom where students can cool down,…
April 22, 2014
Maya, Peer Mediator, PS 116 "Every new day when I mediate I learn something new, because of course everyone always makes mistakes, and you learn from mistakes.   Before when I was a not a…