Restorative practices is the science of relationships and community. When applied in schools, restorative practices proactively improves climate and culture. Restorative practices also provides responses to wrongdoing that focus on repairing harm.
There is a growing body of research, resources, articles and other media about this topic.
The IIRP provides graduate education and professional development for educators and others wanting to learn more. Our Whole-School Change program helps schools and districts that want to implement restorative practices with all staff.