Meeting Days: weekly at lunch in C-7
Adviser: Ms. Allan
Mt Eden High School Peer Assistance Program
The mission of the Peer Assistance program is to help young people develop into positive, healthy adults by training and empowering them as leaders who serve others, helping to create positive change in the school community.
Peer Counseling Skills
Active listening (empathy, compassion, sympathy, affect)
Assertive, Aggressive, Passive communication
Summarizing and Paraphrasing
Identifying and naming feelings
Decision Making model
Conflict Mediation Training (3 Stages)
Conflict Management Training
Middle school Presentations/Educations
Adhering to the Class contract as developed by the students
Pre/post assessment of skills
Time spent using skills in schools
One book report each semester
Attendance and Behavior Expectations
As part of a team that depends on each other, your attendance demonstrates your
Students in the Peer assistance program are expected to strive to become models for
the behaviors we hope to develop in our school community.
If student behavior and attendance cannot meet these expectations, participation in
the program will reevaluated.