TITLE

Conflict as a friend in the classroom

AUTHOR(S)
Shaw, Vanston
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Mothering;Spring94, Issue 70, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the importance of teaching school children about conflict and its resolution in the classroom. Value of creating a supportive environment; Planned lessons in cooperative conflict resolution.
ACCESSION #
9406281297

 

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