restorative justice

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    RAND: Restorative justice program did not live up to promise

    RAND recently published its evaluation of a Pittsburgh Public Schools initiative, “Pursuing Equitable and Restorative Communities” (PERC), that used nonpunitive approaches, rather than traditional punishments like detention and suspension, to address student misbehavior.  Researchers employed a randomized controlled trial to assess the effects of the program on student behavior, academic…
    Terry Stoops, October 1, 2019
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    Edgecombe County Public Schools seeks Restorative Justice Facilitator

    Interested applicants can find more information here. Responsibilities include:  assist in planning and facilitating restorative conversations with students, parents, and staff provide communication to staff regarding issues of student discord plan home visits with staff members institute re-entry procedures for students returning from suspension, alternative school or extended absences…
    Terry Stoops, July 15, 2019