Restorative Resolutions address well-being and attendance for students and school staff.

What is restorative practices?

Restorative Practices is a way of thinking and being that cultivates community, supporting well-being and achievement. Restorative Practices fosters the conditions that promote a positive sense of self, spirit and belonging. Restorative Practices provides a framework to maintain community when challenges and conflicts arise and to restore community when needed.

What’s new?

Mature students seated in a circle of chairs

Services

Restorative practices awareness training, circles workshop & ongoing support, coaching and online extended training

Ending the school year well with restorative leadership. June 14/22

Listen now on I-Tunes Circle Forum  he end of the school year is filled with the stresses of wrapping up the year and gearing up for September. Restorative leadership can address staff concerns like next year’s teaching assignment, room assignments and class lists. Stan shares an example where a conversation did not go so well. Join …

Read more

Start classroom circles when needed and keep at it! June 7/22

Listen now on I-Tunes Circle Forum Integrating restorative practices into the curriculum can actually save time with stories from the recent experiences of Brooke Monks, a grade 6 teacher with the York Region District School Board in Ontario. She just started with circles in April of this school year and already she’s noticed that students were …

Read more

Circles give voice to silent students. May 31/22

Listen now on I-Tunes Circle Forum  Quiet students need to have talking space according to our guest this week, Brooke Monks, a grade 6 teacher with the York Region District School Board in Ontario. She speaks from the experiences of her students when they answered her question about how they felt when someone talks over them. …

Read more

Teacher started with Circles this April: Learnings and Challenges. May 24/22

Listen now on I-Tunes Circle Forum  Every teacher needs to try restorative practices in class according to our guest this week, Brooke Monks, a grade 6 teacher with the York Region District School Board in Ontario. Brooke had Steve as someone who could model circles in the classroom and coach her. Brooke reflects this week on …

Read more