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09 November 2007


Taking responsibility - preview

Tim Newell finds this practical and purposeful book as useful for prison managers as teachers in developing peer work

Peer Mediation and Mentoring Trainers Manual by Belinda Hopkins
  • ISBN 978-1-904677-13-0 Optimus Education £65

    This manual is aimed at teachers and school staff but is equally relevant to prison managers
  • It will help them to take the first steps towards encouraging the whole school/prison to work towards a culture in which the ready resource of pupils/prisoners is engaged in building, supporting and developing the community to meet the needs of its members
  • The manual helps to develop the whole school/prison to a peer involvement approach and to identify those young people or prisoners most suited to be mediators and mentors
  • It supports the training in required skills and then continues the work with them to set up and run a peer mentoring or peer mediation service in the school or prison

  • Tim Newell

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