Md. middle school trains students to mediate peers' disputes

11/19/2012 | Gazette (Gaithersburg, Md.), The

Principal Amin Salaam is training students at Kettering Middle School in Upper Marlboro, Md., on how to mediate peer conflicts in anticipation of launching a peer mediation program at the end of November. Once active, students will help peers solve conflicts with the supervision of a guidance counselor. "I wanted the students to learn how to solve these problems themselves, using adult strategies," Salaam said.

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