Training Dates

May 4 - May 20, 2021

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Week 1 - Module 1: Introduction to Restorative Practices & SEL

    • Videos: Restorative Practices

    • Elements of a Circle Process

    • Restorative Practices Uses Pyramid

    • Tiers Narrative

    • Glossary for RP for Schools

    • SEL Competencies Handout

    • Moving from Retributive to Restorative Graph

    • Things to Consider When Planning

    • Virtual Circle Template for Restorative Practices

    • Discussion

  • 2

    Week 1 - Module 2: Introduction to CRC Themes: Focus on Cooperation & Conflict Resolution

    • Creative Response to Conflict Themes

    • CRC 3-Prong & Themes

    • MS 217 Restorative Agreement Report 2019

    • Light & Livelies

    • Videos and Articles: Cooperation

    • Processing an Activity

    • Quick List

    • Discussion

  • 3

    Week 2 - Module 1: Communication

    • Videos: Communication

    • Listening/Non-Listening

    • Three-Part Listening

    • Active Listening

    • I-Statememnts

    • I-Statement Worksheet

    • I-Message Worksheet for Students

    • Other Communication Activities

    • Discussion

  • 4

    Week 2 - Module 2: Affirmation and Conflict Resolution

    • Concepts of Conflict Resolution

    • Affirmation T-Shirt

    • Types of Conflicts and Solutions

    • Win-Win Solutions

    • Words that Escalate & De-Escalate

    • Conflict Escalator Template

    • Positions and Interests / Needs

    • Positions and Interests - Worksheet

    • Videos: Conflict Resolution

    • Behavior Survey

    • Conflict Styles

    • Peer Mediation Standards

    • Discussion

  • 5

    Week 3 - Module 1: Problem-Solving

    • Mediation Concepts

    • Mediation Steps

    • Mediation: What to Say

    • Skills Needed for Problem-Solving

    • Three Circles for Elaboration Exercise

    • Goal Wish Problem Solving

    • Mindbenders Images 1

    • Mindbender Images 2

    • Mindbenders 2 Explanations

    • Lily Pad

    • Responses to Conflict

    • Types of Brainstorming

    • Videos: Problem-Solving

    • Discussion

  • 6

    Week 3 - Module 2: Bias Awareness

    • Bias Awareness Concepts

    • Interrupting Bias

    • Behaviors of Power & Non-Power Groups

    • Power Walk

    • Videos: Bias Awareness

    • What Racial Trauma Does to the Brain (article)

    • Resources on Racism

    • Hate Crime Statistics

    • Riddle Scale

    • Discussion