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Few in-person events are scheduled at this time. Please see our Online Events, and check back for future in-person offerings.

Professional Development Events

Find realistic solutions to your greatest challenges

IIRP Continuing Education brings research, theory and knowledge of restorative practices to professionals. Our instructors include school administrators, teachers and community organizers who have trained tens of thousands of people in all 50 states and Washington D.C., as well as internationally.

Professional development events offered by the IIRP will provide you with skills and competencies that you can use immediately, whether you work in restorative justice, schools, social services, counseling, leadership, the pastoral field or as a volunteer.

Professional development events, symposia and conferences can be a part of your graduate education as part of the IIRP's unique blended learning model. With the addition of readings and interactive online coursework, you can delve deeper with our faculty and participate in our graduate level curriculum.

Many events qualify for continuing education credits from certain professional accrediting organizations. Learn more »

Find upcoming events

Few in-person events are scheduled at this time. Please see our Online Events, and check back for future in-person offerings.

September 2020

Facilitating Listening Circles (Circle Topic: COVID)
September 30, 2020 - October 14, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: September 30, 12:30-5:00 PM & October 14, 12:30–3:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4
Registration closed

October 2020

Restorative Practices for Educators
October 5, 2020 - October 6, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: October 5-6 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4
Putting Theory into Practice for School Administrators
October 8, 2020 - November 19, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: October 8, 15, 22, 29 & November 5, 12, 19 – 4:00-5:30 PM Eastern (US & Canada) (Oct: GMT -4 / Nov: GMT -5)
Putting Theory into Practice for Teachers and School Staff
October 8, 2020 - November 19, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: October 8, 15, 22, 29 & November 5, 12, 19 – 4:00-5:30 PM Eastern (US & Canada) (Oct: GMT -4 / Nov: GMT -5)
Restorative Justice Conferencing
October 15, 2020 - October 16, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: October 15-16 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4
Restorative Practices for Educators
October 17, 2020 - October 18, 2020
Online
NEW WEEKEND OFFERING - Live Zoom Sessions: October 17-18 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4
Restorative Practices for Educators
October 19, 2020 - October 20, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: October 19-20 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4
Restorative Justice Conferencing
October 24, 2020 - October 25, 2020
Online
NEW WEEKEND OFFERING - Live Zoom Sessions: October 24-25 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4
Facilitating Listening Circles (Circle Topic: Racism)
October 26, 2020 - November 9, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: October 26, 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4 & November 9, 12:30–3:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -5
Restorative Practices for Educators
October 29, 2020 - October 30, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: October 29-30 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -4

November 2020

Restorative Justice Conferencing
November 5, 2020 - November 6, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: November 5-6 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -5
Restorative Practices for Educators
November 9, 2020 - November 10, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: November 9-10 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -5
Facilitating Listening Circles (Circle Topic: U.S. Election)
November 18, 2020 - December 2, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: November 18, 12:30-5:00 PM & December 2, 12:30–3:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -5

December 2020

Restorative Practices for Educators
December 3, 2020 - December 4, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: December 3-4 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -5
Restorative Justice Conferencing
December 10, 2020 - December 11, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: December 10-11 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -5
Restorative Practices for Educators
December 14, 2020 - December 15, 2020
Online
Live Zoom Sessions: December 14-15 – 12:30-5:00 PM Eastern (US & Canada) / GMT -5
 
"This training experience has been a wonderful and collaborative coming together of a diverse group of professionals."

Christi DeChamps
Wisconsin, USA