Source: (2010) Restorative Practices E-Forum. 21 September.
A new program is bringing restorative practices to schools. Community Service Foundation and Buxmont Academy (CSF Buxmont) â€” which operate day-treatment schools, foster homes and supervision programs for at-risk youth in eastern Pennsylvania, USA, and are model programs of the International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) Graduate School â€” recently launched the Restorative Services program. Developed in response to a growing need on the part of public schools to deal with at-risk students on site, the Restorative Services program was introduced in fall 2009. (excerpt)
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