Date: May 27, 2015
Event-related resources: wested.box.com/EAC-RestorativeJustice-2
Presenters: Anthony Petrosino and Sarah Guckenburg, WestEd; Sam Garrison, Camden Street Renew School
In this webinar, Anthony Petrosino and Sarah Guckenburg, Senior Research Associates at WestEd, describe their research on restorative justice in U.S. schools. They conducted interviews with over 40 experts in the field, surveyed over 150 practitioners nationwide, and conducted a comprehensive literature review. Their research goals were to learn about current practices, essential elements of implementation, and provide recommendations for future research on restorative justice in K-12 settings.
Sam Garrison, Principal of the Camden Street Renew School in Newark, New Jersey describes the work of administrators and teachers in using restorative justice at their elementary school site, and the impact on student outcomes.