The inaugural Institute for Restorative Justice Practices Conference allows caregivers, students, educators, service providers, community leaders, policymakers and restorative practices experts to explore, engage and collaborate to shape a strength-based narrative of the diverse experiences and needs of young people from different backgrounds. The 2021 theme is Seeing & Serving Our Children Through Our Lens.
The conference goals are:
- enlighten participants about restorative policies and practices
- exchange and establish best practices in schools, home and community settings
- empower participants to ensure equity and excellence in learning and behavior experiences, opportunities and outcomes for diverse groups of youth
- reexamine how to navigate restorative practices in the current climate
Institute for Restorative Justice Practices