IIRP 2015 World Conference

IIRP 2015 World Conference

The IIRP's 19th world conference will bring together leading restorative practitioners and thinkers who are shaping the new social science of restorative practices. October 26-28, 2015 | Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA Pre/Post-Conference Events: Oct. 24-25 & Oct. 29-30 … [Read more...]

Symposium will bring together leaders in school climate reform

Symposium will bring together leaders in school climate reform

The IIRP will host a two-day participatory symposium, "Integrating School Climate Reform Efforts," on July 20-21, 2015, in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA. This symposium will together, in one event, a panel of leaders in school climate reform. Rich discussion will follow, with district leaders, superintendents, principals, educators and education reform advocates exploring how the various reform models can be integrated and implemented with fidelity by major school districts and at the individual … [Read more...]

Workplace leaders model a new approach

Workplace leaders model a new approach

Efforts by IIRP Canada and its partners have exciting implications for the application of restorative practices in the workplace. Bruce Schenk, director of IIRP Canada, recently worked with the Department of Community Services of Nova Scotia to support its goal of “becoming a restorative organization” and enhancing employee relationships. At the beginning of the development process, Schenk offered two days of training in the restorative practices framework and use of circles to the … [Read more...]