Restorative Resolutions specializes in equipping the staff of elementary and secondary schools with effective restorative strategies to address student absenteeism.

What is restorative practices?

Restorative Practices is a way of thinking and being that cultivates community, supporting well-being and achievement. Restorative Practices is a social science based on the principles of belonging, voice and agency. Restorative Practices provides a framework to maintain community when challenges and conflicts arise and to restore community when needed.

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How can a trusted caring adult impact student attendance? A short review of the research and literature

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

3 Strategies for Easing Teacher Stress using trauma informed restorative practices. Feb 26/24

Principals can ease teacher stress by discovering the importance of curiosity in conversations with staff.   Restorative questions can be as simple as: “What’s been happening with……?How’s that affecting you?  What’s been the hardest thing for you? How can I help? What’s needed next?” Have the next staff meeting in a circle.  Find out more …

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3 ways to ease stress with Principals and Vice-Principals Feb 12/24

Director’s and superintendent’s support for school based leaders like principals and vice-principals can do a lot to ease their stress. Consider how those regular principal meetings can be a catalyst for stress relief? Restorative questions can be a simple and effective way to check in with principals. Take a trauma informed restorative practice into intentional …

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3 ways for school leaders to ease teacher stress

What can school leaders do to alleviate the immense stress on our educators? This episode explores the power of listening, asking great questions, and creating a space for teachers to share their experiences. Discover 3 of the HOW TOs of restorative practices and a trauma-informed approach that can transform your school Find out more about …

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New 2023 research and a New Theory on Teen Mental Health – activities apart from adults Jan.22/24

New research and a new theory highlighting the pivotal role of independence in the mental health crisis among teenagers. The conversation revolves around the challenges adolescents face when it comes to decision-making and autonomy. Join us as we explore the impact of persistent helplessness, hopelessness and the crucial role restorative practices can play in reshaping …

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