Ohio’s Truancy Prevention Through Mediation Program

Presented by: Edward M. Krauss, Ohio Commission on Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management
Presented at: Second International Summit on Conflict Resolution Education
Date of Session: March 28, 2008

Session Description: This workshop will provide an understanding of the structure, philosophy, and value of early intervention truancy mediation as it is practiced in Ohio. The role of the schools, juvenile court, social service agencies, charities, and other entities will be discussed along with information on how to start a program in a community, potential funding sources, the role and training of the mediators, and other relevant material.

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