Restorative Practices for Educators (In-Person)

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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 10/26/2023 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 10/26/2023 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 12
Agency Contact: Amanda Trautt
Agency Assistant: Judy Ross 715-685-1837
Audience: Educators
Presenter(s) / Instructor(s): Amanda Trautt
Location Facility Date Time Notes
Hotel Chequamegon
101 Lake Shore Drive West
Ashland, WI, WI 54806
Water Front Conference Room 11/2/2023 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM THIS DATE IS POSTPONED
Hotel Chequamegon
101 Lake Shore Drive West
Ashland, WI, WI 54806
Water Front Conference Room 11/16/2023 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM
Ashland School District - District Office
2000 Beaser Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
District Office Board Room 1/4/2024 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM

Restorative Practices for Educators

November 2, 2023(POSTPONED); November 16, 2023; (January 4, 2024 - Ashland District Office) 

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Hotel Chequamegon-Water Front Conference Room


Day 1

Participants will learn about the fundamentals of Restorative Practices. Restorative Practices are an essential process for creating a positive learning environment, building social capital, and resolving relational issues. Topics include the importance of being explicit about practice, how to set high expectations while being supportive, and ways to build community in your setting. We will discuss giving direct feedback and asking questions that foster accountability, as well as utilizing effective methods to resolve common conflicts.

Day 1 Learning Topics:

  • The Social Discipline Window
  • Fair Process
  • Restorative Practices Continuum
    • Affective Statements
    • Restorative Questions
    • Restorative Circles


Day 2

Participants will learn to apply the restorative practices continuum, understanding which restorative processes are best for achieving certain goals or responding to particular situations. We will focus specifically on facilitating circles, an essential process for creating a positive learning environment and school culture. Circles can be used both proactively and responsively to build social capital, sustain relationships, address social problems, and respond when harm occurs.

Day 2 Learning Topics:

  • Circle Applications
  • Circle Lesson Plans
  • Serious Situation Circles
  • Restorative Problem Solving


E-MLSS Key Features: Continuum of Supports, A Strong Universal Level of Support, Positive Culture


Cost: $400 per participant


Cancellation Policy:

Any registration cancellation must be received by the registration deadline date stated on the event for a refund to be issued. Persons registering and not in attendance on the day of the session will be charged the full registration fee (substitutions are accepted). CESA 12 reserves the right to cancel any session due to insufficient enrollment. Participants will be notified by email or phone if a cancellation occurs.

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In-person trainings

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