Initiative Description: The peer mediation program delivered a 9 hr training in negotiating integrative agreements to the conflicts and mediating classmate conflicts by implementing 18-30 minute training sessions 3x a week to 2 classes, while 4 classes received 12 45 min training sessions 2x a week.
Study Results: Improved conflict resolution skills
Reference: Johnson, D. W., Johnson, R. T., Dudley, B., & Magnuson, D. (1995). Training elementary school students to manage conflict. Journal of Social Psychology, 135(6), 673-686
Level of Evidence: Excellent