Introduction to Restorative Practices curriculum allows you to train others in the fundamental theory and practices for engaging with students, staff and parents in your setting. Topics include how to set high expectations while being supportive, how to provide direct feedback and ask questions that foster accountability, and the most effective methods to resolve common conflicts.

Using Circles Effectively curriculum allows you to train others on how to facilitate circles, an essential process for creating a positive learning environment and school culture. Circles may be used to build social capital, resolve social problems and respond when harm occurs.

Introduction to Restorative Practices

PDFs: Training Materials

VIDEO: Introduction to RP San Francisco

Using Circles Effectively

PDFs: Training Materials

VIDEO: A Story About RP in School

VIDEO: Baltimore Protest Video

VIDEO: Check-In Circle

VIDEO: Course Content Circle

VIDEO: Definition of Success Circle

VIDEO: Feedback Circle

VIDEO: Get to Know You Circle

Recommended Books

We recommend trainers purchase from our bookstore for each training participant copies of:

Trainer Contact

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