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A Collaborative Justice Approach to Bad Behavior in Tennessee Schools author.

A Collaborative Justice Approach to Bad Behavior in Tennessee Schools

This article was published on April 5, 2013 in the Chattanoogan here. School violence has taken center stage in the...

By Ken Johnson
Consistency and Proportionality in Victim-Offender Mediation Agreements author.

Consistency and Proportionality in Victim-Offender Mediation Agreements

As restorative victim offender mediation programs continue to gain ground within the criminal justice system, more community organizations committed to...

By Caryn Saxon
Mangled Roommate Mediation (humor video) author.

Mangled Roommate Mediation (humor video)

Brittni and McKay seek help from a roommate mediator, a somewhat directive mediator that, ultimately, has a solution for all.

By Managing Editor

How to Talk About Guns

As the nation embarks on a debate about how to reduce gun violence, it might be a good idea to...

By Joe Markowitz
Reducing Citizen and Child Mass Shootings in the United States Using the Best Knowledge, Experience, and Practices From Conflict Resolution author.

Reducing Citizen and Child Mass Shootings in the United States Using the Best Knowledge, Experience, and Practices From Conflict Resolution

Last Friday, mediators joined other citizens in the United States as they sat in shock and cried for the 26...

By Juliana E. Birkhoff Ph.D.
Sandy Hook: A Time for Change author.

Sandy Hook: A Time for Change

I was moved to write something and do something regarding the tragic loss of life at Sandy Hook Elementary School....

By Cherise Hairston
Silence in Sandy Hook author.

Silence in Sandy Hook

Fairly Legal Blog by Clare FowlerLet me begin by saying I am not qualified to write about this tragedy. None...

By Clare Fowler
Union Restart author.

Union Restart

The Chicago teachers’ strike crystallizes the conflict between escalating demands for labor productivity and the needs of workers for job...

By Joshua Javits
Making Mediators More Stupid author.

Making Mediators More Stupid

CMP Resolution Blog by John Crawley, Lesley Allport and Katherine Graham. “You can’t pour more tea into a full cup.”...

By Michael Jacobs
Mediation in Disability Cases – Video author.

Mediation in Disability Cases – Video

This video by Leo Hura shows a parent with a disabled child. She finds herself in a dispute with her...

By Leo Hura
Teaching Videos in Mediation Training:  Why Use Them and How To Do it Well author.

Teaching Videos in Mediation Training: Why Use Them and How To Do it Well

As someone who does community mediation trainings and also teaches mediation and ADR in law school, I have been struck...

By Robert Smith

Everyone Wants to Win: Mediation in Sports Disputes

Kluwer Meditation Blog.June 8 began the 2012 UEFA European Football Championship. The final round of the 14th European Championship for...

By Rafal Morek
Thoughts on Gender Bias in Co-Parenting Mediation author.

Thoughts on Gender Bias in Co-Parenting Mediation

Our office received a number of compelling comments in response to the May 2011 article, “Thoughts on Mediating Custody.” Many...

By Cassi Vick, Jeffrey J. Beaton
Mediators Instead of Police? author.

Mediators Instead of Police?

A new report, ordered after last year’s student protests on the UC Berkley campus resulting in the pepper-spraying of nonviolent...

By Jeff Thompson
Kessler-Eidson Advanced Negotiation – Video author.

Kessler-Eidson Advanced Negotiation – Video

Professor Paul Zwier discusses Advanced Negotiation techniques. This video is produced by the Emory School of Law.

By Kessler Eidson

Lincoln Peer Mediation – Video

Tobi Inlender and students discuss the Peer Mediation Program in Santa Monica. The program was launched in 1987. They discuss...

By Lincoln Middle School

Don’t Shoot

Last week I heard David Kennedy (author of the new book Don't Shoot) and LA Police Chief Charlie Beck talk...

By Joe Markowitz
AudioBlog: Restorative Practices: Can Ancient Traditions Of Accountability And Peacemaking Create Safer Schools Today author.

AudioBlog: Restorative Practices: Can Ancient Traditions Of Accountability And Peacemaking Create Safer Schools Today

Texas Conflict Coach Audio Blog by Pattie PorterMany schools need more practical and effective measures for ending violence and disruption...

By Patricia Porter
Mediation in the Classroom: How Critical Thinking Can Facilitate Conflict Resolution author.

Mediation in the Classroom: How Critical Thinking Can Facilitate Conflict Resolution

Introduction: Critical Thinking Skills Can Help Students Resolve Conflict “Critical Thinking” means the capacity to distance oneself from an argument...

By Donal O’Reardon
Israel Reflections: Dinner with the Baraks author.

Israel Reflections: Dinner with the Baraks

As followers of the blog know, one of the high points of our trip to Israel was dinner with Justice...

By Andrea Schneider
Punishing Bullied Teens author.

Punishing Bullied Teens

From Lorraine Segal's Conflict Remedy Blog Recent research is teaching parents, professionals, and teens a lot more about bullying. The...

By Lorraine Segal

UCF Sample Mediation – Video

This is a sample mediation video that walks through the mediation process. It begins with the ground rules and introductions....

By University of Central Florida
Freaky Friday And Building Parent-Teen Empathy author.

Freaky Friday And Building Parent-Teen Empathy

From Lorraine Segal's Conflict Remedy BlogWhen children become teenagers, parents and teens alike may find the transition difficult and filled...

By Lorraine Segal

The Use Of Mediation In Schools

Throwing a pen across a room. Finding a quiet place to sit and cry. Noticing that you suddenly hate your...

By Nigel Singer
Stulberg, Joe: Teaching Conflict Resolution – Video author.

Stulberg, Joe: Teaching Conflict Resolution – Video

Joe Stulberg emphasizes his love of teaching and notes that the teaching methods used in conflict resolution and mediation trainings...

By Joseph Stulberg
Yarn, Doug: Teaching Conflict Resolution in Universities – Video author.

Yarn, Doug: Teaching Conflict Resolution in Universities – Video

Doug Yarn compares teaching conflict resolution systems in schools compared to universities. He found that there was more harm done...

By Doug Yarn
Wheeler, Terry: Helpful Tools in Dealing With Conflict – Video author.

Wheeler, Terry: Helpful Tools in Dealing With Conflict – Video

Terry Wheeler gives three pieces of advice to those about to engage in a conflict - do an emotional check,...

By Terry Wheeler
Bullying Responses author.

Bullying Responses

(Herald Sun) A new book by an Australian expert on bullying in schools has set out six methods used by...

By Jeff Thompson
Teaching Online Dispute Resolution:  Results from a Survey of Students author.

Teaching Online Dispute Resolution: Results from a Survey of Students

Introduction As a topic of conversation, and as an approach to the practice of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), online dispute...

By Daniel Rainey
Barbara McAdoo: Negotiation Skills Fundamental in Teaching – Video author.

Barbara McAdoo: Negotiation Skills Fundamental in Teaching – Video

Barbara McAdoo discusses why a negotiation class is the most important class a law school student can take.

By Barbara McAdoo

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