Source: (2003) Saint Paul, Minnesota: Minnesota Department of Corrections.

The Minnesota Department of Corrections has produced a set of practical materials to guide people who are training others in facilitation of restorative group conferences. Lesson 6 deals with the next steps that trained facilitators take. Subjects covered by this lesson include the following: lesson objectives; identification and discussion of the next steps, including timetables and procedures (e.g., apprenticeship; additional training; screening process; facilitator agreements/contracts; schedules, calendars, dates, and reimbursement procedures); practice at "talking circles"; and evaluation of the training.


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