In the cause of conflict resolution and violence reduction, it is sometimes possible to identify a general pattern of problems occurring in a school. For example, where there are diverse cultural or ethnic groups, tension between these groups can occur as a result of expressions of racism. Or a pattern of low-level harassment of girls by boys can develop as an expression of pervasive patriarchal discourses. Or the presence of a special education unit within the school that caters to a particular form of disability (for example, blindness, deafness, cerebral palsy, or motor disability) can be accompanied ...
Guidance Lessons to Raise Consciousness About Oppressive Practices