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An alternative to suspension and expulsion: 'Circle up!'

from the story by Eric Westervelt on NPR: Oakland Unified, one of California's largest districts, has been a national leader in expanding restorative justice. The district is one-third African-American and more than 70 percent low-income. The pro... READ MORE

Laurier students put city focus on restorative justice

from the article by Mike Peeling in Brant News: The week of Nov. 16 to Nov. 23 has been proclaimed Restorative Justice Week thanks to 152 Laurier Brantford students. Wilfrid Laurier University lecturer Thomas Rose teaches a class which inspired ... READ MORE

Call for more restorative justice plans

from the article by Fiona Gartland in the Irish Times: A restorative programme to help develop conflict resolution skills in west Tallaght in Dublin should be rolled out to all schools in Ireland, former governor of Mountjoy Prison John Lonergan ... READ MORE

Restorative justice: the evolution of an issue

from the entry by Colette Kimball for the Prevention Researcher blog: ....It was 2007 when I was first asked about doing an issue on restorative justice by our author, Sandra Pavelka. Although I was potentially interested, two things kept this is... READ MORE

The challenges of teaching in the third millennium

from the letter by Sheilagh Knight to MyKawartha.com: ….Thank you for your editorial “Holding Your Breath Won’t Win You Points,” which highlights teachers’ leadership role in the community and the enjoyment they can derive from leading ... READ MORE