Training School Sport Managers to Resolve Disputes

Click here or on the image to download the article: Or click on this image for the slides presentation: Presentation at the 1st World Congress of School Sport, in Barcelona on 13 November 2009. Disputes arise frequently in school sports, generating relevant costs. ADR (e.g., negotiation, mediation, arbitration) is being increasingly adopted in all sectors of society, including sports. Costs of conflict can be minimized (1) providing training on people and dispute management to all stakeholders, (2) establishing dispute resolution roles (e.g., ombudsperson, mediator and arbitrator) and (3) creating dispute systems.    Read more