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Social and Emotional Learning

Justice Committee: Using Restorative Practices to Resolve Conflicts

Students at Pittsfield Middle High School are trained to mediate conflicts between their fellow students—and between students and teachers.
This is part of a series that features key practices from Pittsfield Middle High School in New Hampshire.
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MELVIN KASONTOBWA's picture

Good piece of information. I am a school administrator who wishes to have more details on these strategies used to resolve conflicts in schools. Your quick response will be appreciated.

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Maria Jesus Gomez Gomez's picture

I'm very interested in this topic as well, I think it can make a difference in our students and schools . Thank you for sharing. I'm learning a lot with you

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Rhitt Growl
Digital Media Facilitator, Satellite Center, Luling, LA

Our district has started reading and implementing strategies from the book "Better Than Carrots or Sticks: Restorative Practices for Positive Classroom Management" by Dominique Smith, Douglas Fisher, and Nancy Frey. It is a quick read with practical strategies that you can begin implementing immediately.

Sierra Shaw's picture

I am a Restorative Discipline Facilitator here in Waco, Texas and I love Restorative Justice. It definitely helps resolve conflicts and addresses so much more for at risk students and their families.

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