Our students are effecting real change.

Our students are part of a global community of committed restorative practitioners. They are learning how to actively be the change they seek in the world. Our program provides our students with the skills and resources to strengthen relationships and improve social connections so they can drive impactful resolutions and positive outcomes throughout classrooms, communities, and organizations. Meet a few of the visionariescreating more reliable and impactful outcomes in their classrooms and communities.

Student Spotlight: James Mureithi

Leading and Mentoring Youth in Kenya James Mureithi is a 2023 Impact Scholarship recipient and current IIRP Graduate Student. He began his work as a minister and social entrepreneur in Kenya mentoring...

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Student Spotlight: Matt Crowe

Removing Barriers in Bogotá, Colombia Matt Crowe is a 2023 Impact Scholarship recipient and IIRP Graduate School student. He is the founder and director of i58 Movement in Bogotá, Colombia, an...

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Teaching Educators the Path to Community

Jamee Cox Jamee Cox is a current IIRP Graduate School student and restorative practices specialist for Fort Worth Independent School District in Fort Worth, Texas. She works in a network of 10...

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Turning Lessons into Practice with IIRP Student Elana Strout

Elana Strout Elana Strout is a current IIRP Graduate Student and social studies teacher at Mount Desert Island High School in Bar Harbor, Maine. She has been teaching since 2012 in the areas of...

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Building Global Restorative Curricula with IIRP student Alistair Goold

Alistair Goold Building Global Restorative Curricula Alistair Goold is a high school social science teacher and Grade 11 (G11) Leader at the International School of Kenya. He teaches the...

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Creating Community with Public Art with IIRP Student Joseph Iacona

Joseph Iacona Creating Community with Public Art Current IIRP graduate student, Joseph Iacona, is Senior Manager of the Mural Arts Institute at Mural Arts Philadelphia. In this role, he works with...

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Student Spotlight: Jonathan Shenk

Living Restorative Practices and Supporting CommunitiesCurrent student Jonathan Shenk is serving his community as a small business owner and a Presbyterian minister. His education at the IIRP is...

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Student Spotlight: Turning passion into global impact

Roshelle Sparman-Small, current IIRP student and Impact Scholar recipient, has seen first-hand the inequities that exist in many poorer areas of the world when it comes to understanding and...

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