Mini-trainings in River Falls Wisconsin

RFSD Restorative Practices and Circle Training Wednesday, Nov 7 and Friday, Nov. 9 2018 Location: River Falls Public Montessori Facilitated by Kris Miner Schweigert of Circle Space Services Restorative discipline and practices provide a foundation for schools looking to move from a punitive discipline model to a restorative model that helps build and strengthen relationships…

3 ways I align Trauma Responsive Schools & Restorative Practices

I’ve been teaching Restorative Practices in schools for nearly two decades, that is almost 20 years.  I’ve learned an enormous amount from doing this.  I’ve been informed about managing a classroom, dealing with different systems, addressing competing priorities and the experiences of teachers & administrators. In addition to being able to facilitate a great deal…

Janice Bad Moccassin

Janice Bad Moccassin

Transformational Horse Inspired Healer/Certified Equine Specialist (EAGALA) Janice Bad Moccasin, tribal member of the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe, resides in Shakopee, MN and currently serves as a Dakota Culturally Restorative Facilitator role for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community for the past 25 years. Her educational background is Psychology also a life learner of the Dakota…

5 options to make Teen Court more restorative.

Typically when I blog about teen court (links to past posts), I am providing examples about how it is not really Restorative Justice.  I have learned and recognize there are many different models and versions of Teen Court.  I do appreciate the youth development and alternative approach that teen courts can provide.  I am going to…