Strategic Initiative:

Hosting peer-mediation teams/councils that help address conflict and identify situations of harm that need to be addressed.




Student Peer Mediation Participating Schools as of February 2020:

ACCE High School—Advisor, Lauren Fardig-Diop

A2STEAM—Advisor, Stuart Parness

Community High School—Advisor, Amy McLoughlin

Lincoln High School—Advisor, Luke Moore

Pathways to Success Academy—Advisor, CJ Ford

Pioneer High School—Advisor, Allen Porter

Scarlett Middle School—Advisor, Robyn Watson

Skyline High School—Advisors, Heather Schimmel, Charissa Bass, Brandon Bedinger

Ypsilanti Community High School—Advisors, Valencia Brooks, Cherisa Allen, Steven Hall

WISD Hosts a Collaboration Session for Advisors the second Thursday of each month from 8:30am to 9:30am on ZOOM. Contact Jessica Carruba at (734) 994-8100 x1273 for more details. Minutes from those sessions are available upon request.

Resources to Support & Manage P-M-P Operations in Schools:

Considerations and Commitments for Hosting a Peers-Making-Peace Team (pdf) developed by P-M-P Trainers and advisors, Belinda Dulin and Amy McLoughlin.

Training & Support Schedule 2019-2020 (pdf)

Restorative Intervention Sample Log (pdf) developed by Lauren Fardig-Diop of ACCE HS.

Sample Behavior Response Chart Used at ACCE HS (pdf) shared by Lauren Fardig-Diop.

Circle Planning Template (pdf) developed by Lauren Fardig-Diop of ACCE HS.

Sample Circle Centerpiece (pdf) developed by Valencia Brooks and Lauren Fardig-Diop.

Peers-Making-Peace Web page (link coming soon) developed by Luke Moore and students at Lincoln High School.

Video Example of Student Peer Mediators in Action (link) MetWest High School students and advisor show us how they do circle in the Oakland (CA) Unified School District.