Healing Hearts One Circle at a Time with Classroom Circles

Come learn about the power of classroom circles with NEDRP’s Denise Holliday, known to many of us as “Circlemamma,” and John Whalen.  Denise and John are authors of the new book “Classroom Circles: A Toolkit for Building Relationships and...

Adventures in Restorative Conferencing

Learn about the power of restorative conferencing when used to address conflict and confrontation.  The 4 F’s strategy (the facts, the feelings, the fix, the future) will be unpacked and examples will be shared.  Participants will be able to start experiencing...

Thinking Outside the Box for Circles

The world of education is full of expectations, action plans and SMART goals. implementing and sustaining authentic circles can seem a daunting task. This session will help you find material, questions, and inspiration in unusual places. Participants will make and...

Suspend or Mend

Many schools run into the same problem year after year regarding discipline. Public schools suspend students who exhibit problem behaviors at a alarming rate with no results. We will look at how restorative practices can lower your suspension rates and change the...