Leon County Schools Leads the Way
RELATIONAL-RESTORATIVE PRACTICES IS NOT
Build and sustain positive relationships between and among students and educators
A quick solution
Repair harm and restore relationships
Something you do to students
Increase level of belonging
A program –they are a process
Increase level of meaningful accountability
The anti-consequences approach
Help students become aware of the impact of their actions
Just another gimmick
Teach soft skills such as speaking, collaborating, and understanding one’s emotions.
Utilized to directly change behavior.