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Racial Equity & Restorative Practices in Schools

Utilizing a dialogue model for racial equity, participants will learn how Restorative Practices can serve as prevention and intervention measures, helping schools to build relationships among students, staff and parents. Participants will experience a community building circle and leave with the tools to use Restorative Practices to increase pro-social skills and resiliency in individuals. The session will describe how to use culturally responsive behavioral interventions and supports structures

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  1. Participants will experience a community building restorative justice circle.
  2. Participants will engage in a racial equity role play activity using mindful inquiry.
  3. Participants will identify how integration of racial equity and restorative justice practices create a positive school climate.



Erin Weaver, School Climate TOSA, Portland Public Schools

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