Free Essays on Conflict In Schools

  1. Discuss the various causes of conflict at your organisation. Suggest solutions.

    INTRODUCTION According to Rahim (1986), conflicts arise when interests collide usually as a result of divergence in organisational goals, personal ambition, group loyalties, demands on scarce resources and so forth. In many educational institutions, conflicts originate from multitude of sources found...

  2. Role of Teachers in Conflict Resolution

    ROLE OF TEACHERS IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION Dr.R.Sivakumar Assistant Professor of Education Annamalai University INTRODUCTION Violence prevention, conflict resolution, peer mediation, peaceable classrooms: these are the words that frame a growing movement in education. Violence prevention...

  3. Effect of conflicts among teachers on their own performance in school education department

    Effect of conflicts among teachers on their own performance in school education department Azmat Farooq Ahmed Khurram M.Phil. Scholar Supervised by: Dr. Saif Ullah HOD, Department of Education University of Gujrat, Pakistan. Abstract School is the area in which students not only study but learn...

  4. Power Sharing in India

    1 Articles Student Conflict Resolution, Power “Sharing” in Schools, and Citizenship Education KATHY BICKMORE University of Toronto Toronto, Canada ABSTRACT One goal of elementary education is to help children develop the skills, knowledge, and values associated with citizenship. However, there...

  5. the comparison of functionalism and conflict theory

    Functionalism and conflict theory are two theories that influence the purposes of schooling. These two theories are both different and similar in their view and relation to schooling. Basically, the differences lie in the way these two theories explain transmission, as well as way functionalists are...

  6. Peace and Democracy in Kenya

    organisational issues but also due to ignorance of the voters themselves, particularly women. There is, therefore, need to continue with civic education and conflict prevention interventions in particularly hot constituencies and counties. 9 million (80% of total) The project aims to make sustainable contributions...

  7. Educational Perspective

    of schooling. Three of these theories are the functionalist perspective, the conflict perspective and the interactionist perspective. These different perspectives theorize the purpose and expectations of education in the school system. Their ideas range from one end of the spectrum to the other and none...

  8. The Results Are in

    researching the education system in Seattle (notable Seattle Public Schools) we were baffled by the lack of quality teachers, poor academic systems and funding afforded in the low income area schools in the k-12 sectors. Specifically, in the school administration and communication with teachers, especially as...

  9. Philosophy of Education: Educational Perspectives

    knowledge and skills to help them become respectable citizens. In this assignment I will attempt to compare and contrast the functionalist theory, the conflict theory, and the symbolic interactionist theory. Functionalist Theory The functionalist perspective focuses on the many ways that education serves...

  10. V

    SUSPENSION OR MEDIATION?Q & As Peer Mediation Who Are Peer Mediators? Peer mediators are students who have been trained in conflict resolution and the mediation process. What Do They Do? Peer mediators attempt to bring about a peaceful settlement or compromise between disputants through their...

  11. Psy 211

    Psy 211- Essay 1-Due 11/3/2011 Last year, High Point high school in Beltsville, MD experienced a great deal of conflict between its’ students. The media reports that the this conflict started with a fight between two students in the school cafeteria however, several students report that increased levels...

  12. Conflict

    Conflict Management and Conflict Resolution in Higher Education I. Introductory paragraph A. For some, conflict is looked at as a negative thing, but if handled correctly, conflict can in fact be the foundation of a great organization. 1. What is conflict ...

  13. Case Study - Unfinished

    CONFLICT MANAGEMENT: CHALLENGE TO ACADEMIC LEADERS A CASE STUDY In Partial Fulfilment of the Subject Requirement in HUMAN BEHAVIOR IN ORGANIZATION By Anabel S. Sollano Master of Arts in Education Major in Educational Management To Dr. Nenita B. Rutaquio Professor Second...

  14. School Conflict Case Study

    CARD 6626 Case Study Marla McGhee Nova University CARD 6626 Case Study Part A This case study examines the conflict over whether public schools in the United States of America should teach biology from the viewpoint of evolution or of creation, according to the Christian Bible...

  15. Problem Solving Plan

    cause of conflict within the Kelsey Unified School District at Kelsey Elementary school is that the Language Arts Compliance Team is stuck. The school did not meet their required scores English Language Arts last year, and must meet them this year in order to meet their goals. The conflict is now arising...

  16. Conflict Resolution and Peacemaking

    Conflict Resolution and Peacemaking Conflict can arise among different people in a variety of ways and at different levels of severity. When two or more people, groups, or countries interact, their individual needs and goals may conflict. Conflict normally comes about over the pursuit of self-interests...

  17. Conflict Resolution

    Introduction “Conflict itself is not a destructive force, but conflict left unaddressed is. Unaddressed conflicts create mistrust, suspicion, dishonesty, defensiveness, conspiracy, and barriers.” (Roth p. 36) Conflict can be perceived as negative or positive. Observing conflict as negative can produce...

  18. azar

    C.A.R.D Made by: Yermegiyayev Azat Achiever Diplomatic Team building Topic Wining completions School case Creating a charity organization Context I was always been a type of person who always tried to accomplish all my goals no matter what. When I was studying 9 grade I started participating...

  19. Organization Conflict Example

    Remember the Titans there is an example of a group conflict that arose over integrating races. The group conflict was within the newly formed high school football team from the integration of two high schools within the community. Basically, when the schools were combined it led to the uniting of the black...

  20. Education from Conflict Approach

    views: the functionalist theory, the conflict theory, and the symbolic interactionist theory.  The conflict theory  Conflict theory sees the purpose of education as maintaining social inequality and preserving the power of those who dominate society. Conflict theorists examine the same functions...

  21. Violence in Our Schools

    Can Violence in Our School Be Reduced The problem we are facing today with violence in our schools is a major concern with communities all over the world. School violence wears many faces. It can be gang activity, locker thefts, bully and intimidation, gun use, or anything that products a victim...

  22. Conflict, Power, and Influence in Interpersonal Communication

    Conflict management deals with many levels of communications. Power and influence play a key role in how conflict is resolved in situations involving conflict. The film Lean On Me was first and foremost about transformation on several different levels. At first glance the tactics of “Crazy Joe” Clark...

  23. Poverty in the Rdc

    The implications of political instability and civil conflicts on educational development in the DR Congo Introduction Nowadays, 40% of out-of-school children live in conflict-affected countries (UNESCO, 2011, p.i). Yet, the impact of such conflict on education has been largely unreported. The right...

  24. Conflict Resolution MID TERM

    College Elsa Torres MGT 292 Conflict Management Term Paper Project Humphreys College Resolution Program for Faculty, Staff and Students Prepared for Professor Jim DeCosta ABSTRACT Arriving at a positive resolution of conflict is always the ultimate goal. Conflict Resolution Programs gives...

  25. Social System of the School

    Briefly about school as social system. As a social system, the school is the accumulation of the integral components of interacting socially and have a gait that depends between each other. Zamroni (2001) states that the approach microcosmis see school as a world itself, in which have elements to be...

  26. How may conflict resolution and conflict management approaches be applied in educational settings?’

     ‘How may conflict resolution and conflict management approaches be applied in educational settings?’ Abstract This assignment will review the nature of conflict, from psychologist theories to what form it takes...

  27. Dead Men’s Path

    focused on the conflict between religious tradition and the progress of new beliefs. In many cultures, when changes to tradition occur, normally, the core of the tradition would remain, and it would be accompanied by a new idea. In “Dead Men’s Path”, Michael Obi, the headmaster of a school, has different...

  28. creative

    Conflicts at Thurgood Thurgood School System was designed for “House System” and it had four separate houses with separate faculty, house masters and students. Its structure was designed on the basis of divide and rule concept. Conflict regarding Curriculum policy Conflicts had risen during the...

  29. Conflict in Anne Tyler’s “Teenage Wasteland”

    Conflict in Anne Tyler’s “Teenage Wasteland” Many of the characters in Anne Tyler’s story “Teenage Wasteland” face some kind of conflict at some point during the story. “This story shows how lack of communication between a troubled adolescent and his parents results in tragedy”(Croft 231). The story...

  30. Research Paper

    of the requests for my services as a behavior consultant come when agencies or schools are struggling with families and are at odds with what to do to help a child with his or her behavior difficulties. The agency or school provides the funding to pay for my services and is the one who initiates my involvement...