Here is an example of two students role-playing a conflict resolution scenario. As you watch the clip, think about what worked and what was less successful as they worked toward a resolution. What would you do differently to resolve this conflict?
Role-play the following situations with a
partner; and have other members of the
class evaluate you and your partners ability
to engage in win-win collaborative conflict
resolution. You will need to create interests
or reasons that underlie yoor positions or
solutions to the following conflict situations:
A friend wants to go bowling while
another friend wants to see a movie.
A parent wants her or his teenager
to engage in more study time while
the teenager wants to get a part-time
A husband wants to go on an ocean
cruise while the wife wants to fix up
A partner wants lots of pets while the
other partner doesn't want even one.
A employee wants a raise while the
boss wants to cut back on her or his