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Restorative Justice Programs Take Root in Schools

Restorative Justice Programs Take Root in Schools | Youth Restorative Justice | Scoop.it
Restorative justice, which encourages young people to develop empathy for one another, is increasingly offered in schools seeking an alternative to “zero tolerance” policies.
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Molly Wheeler's comment, April 20, 2013 7:40 PM
Resource-intensive, certainly, but a promising approach to healing and preventing conflict in schools.
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"Out of School and Off Track" Reports Detail Disturbing and Increased Use of Suspensions — The Civil Rights Project at UCLA

Two first-of-their-kind reports shed light on the growing use of punitive disciplinary measures and provides research-based alternatives.
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Restorative justice: One high school's path to reducing suspensions by half

Restorative justice: One high school's path to reducing suspensions by half | Youth Restorative Justice | Scoop.it
In one tough high school in Oakland, Calif., a restorative justice program has cut suspensions in half in just a year.
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Restorative justice scheme for young offenders proving to be a success for ... - Darlington and Stockton Times

Restorative justice scheme for young offenders proving to be a success for ... - Darlington and Stockton Times | Youth Restorative Justice | Scoop.it
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New disciplinary code at Middleboro’s Nichols Middle School working, administrators say

New disciplinary code at Middleboro’s Nichols Middle School working, administrators say | Youth Restorative Justice | Scoop.it
Faced with what school administrators described as a staggering disciplinary problem at John T. Nichols Jr. Middle School, the school’s new principal and assistant principal decided it was time to make changes.
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