Source: (2007) Restorative Practices E-Forum. 27 April 2007. Bethlehem, PA: International Institute for Restorative Practices.

Educators around the globe are using restorative practices to proactively prevent problems like bullying and violence. Research shows that restorative approaches can transform student behavior and build healthy school communities. Part I of this two-part article looks at what educators and trainers say about the benefits and strategies of implementing restorative methods. Part II will provide quantitative analyses illustrating the impact of restorative practices in schools. (excerpt)

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