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Teacher from Costa Rica passionate about restorative practices

Posted by on Aug 1, 2013 in Schools

When the teachers at Country Day School, an American private school in Costa Rica, were trained in restorative practices several years...

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Video: Teachers Unite advocates restorative justice

Posted by on Jul 31, 2013 in Schools

Here’s a five-minute “teaser” for a forthcoming documentary from Teachers Unite titled Growing Fairness. The first part...

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NYC Comptroller’s office recommends restorative practices in schools

Posted by on Jul 18, 2013 in Schools

On Tuesday, July 16, the New York City Comptroller’s Office issued a report called “The Suspension Spike: Changing the Discipline...

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Video: Carr Manor Restorative Practices

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 in Schools

This 9-minute video from Leeds City Learning Centres in the UK gives a good overview of restorative practices use in the Carr Manor...

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Report: Teachers believe social-emotional learning critical to success in school, work, life

Posted by on Jun 20, 2013 in Schools

“From the schoolhouse to State House, ‘academic skills’ have been emphasized, tested, and reported upon, but another...

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Video: Katy Hutchison at TEDxWestVancouverED on restorative practices to resolve conflict and build relationships

Posted by on Jun 18, 2013 in Schools, Video

Katy Hutchison, of British Columbia, Canada, lost her husband when he was brutally beaten to death by teenagers at a party in their...

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IIRP receives grant to improve climate in Philadelphia schools

Posted by on Jun 13, 2013 in Schools

The International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) Graduate School has received a multi-year grant from The Philadelphia...

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Ted Wachtel HuffPo op-ed on school-to-prison pipeline

Posted by on Jun 12, 2013 in Schools

IIRP President Ted Wachtel writes: I sent a letter to the editors of the The New York Times responding to its May 29, 2013, editorial...

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Video: Diverse neighborhood in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, becoming a restorative zone

Posted by on Jun 10, 2013 in Schools, Video

This video, in Catalan with English subtitles, portrays a project to implement restorative practices across sectors in the Son Gotleu...

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Changing behaviors with restorative practices

Posted by on Jun 3, 2013 in Article, Model Program, Schools

Eighteen-year-old Joe Roy has been on a bumpy journey, but now he’s excited to launch himself into life. When he moved to a CSF group home...

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