Kelso’s Choice Conflict Management Skills program has been proven to be effective through research at several different schools. Below are independent evaluations by schools across the nation.
Use the data below to create your own presentation to get grants or funding for Kelso’s Choice.
Results and Testimonials Information Sheet
An informative sheet containing testimonials and brief results statistics.
Lincoln Elementary School (2007-2008)
Synopsis: Recognition and behavior change report. Includes pre- and post-test data.
Illinois Violence Prevention Authority (2002)
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois
Synopsis: Effectiveness in teaching pro-social nonviolent conflict resolution skills. Includes pre- and post-test data.
Davis County School District (Spring 2010)
Synopsis: School counseling results report. Contains basic results and teacher testimonials.
“Character Education in America’s Blue Ribbon Schools: Best Practices for Meeting the Challenge” (2003)
By Dr. Madonna Murphy, Professor of Education & Director of the Center for Character Education
University of St. Francis, Joliet, Illinois
Synopsis: Descriptive, documentary, and qualitative research conducted on the award-winning school applications in the US Department of Education’s Elementary School Recognition Program (the Blue Ribbon Schools).
“1001 Great Ideas for Teaching & Raising Children with Autism or Asperger’s” (2004, 2010)
Synopsis: Kelso’s Choice was recommended as a tool for parents and educators to use with children with Autism or Asperger’s to achieve success at home, in school, and in the community. The book selected effective resources that spoke to the variety of developmental levels, learning styles, and abilities inherent in children with autism or Asperger’s.
Alaska Initiative for Community Engagement (2005)
Anchorage School District, Anchorage, Alaska
Synopsis: Study of programs and their effectiveness in improving the community.