The attitude or collective mood of the people in the school particularly as it relates to their sense of safety and acceptance. School Climate is an overarching experience or “feel” of the school. It is a critical determinant of the ability of people in the school to focus on the tasks of teaching and learning.
Restorative Practices: Fostering Healthy Relationships & Promoting Positive Discipline in Schools A Guide for Educators
Restorative Justice.com- a website dedicated to establishing caring relationships through the implementation of a Culture of Care in schools, with the goal of helping ethnically diverse students to flourish.
Restorative Justice in a Denver, Colorado School
Teaching Restorative Practices with Classroom Circles by the Amos Clifford, Center for Restorative Process Developed for San Francisco Unified School District
Restorative Circles: Creating a Safe Environment for Students to Reflect Created by Edutopia (February 2018)
A Restorative Approach to Discipline Office of Social & Emotional Learning at Chicago Public Schools (July 2014)
Let’s Talk Restorative Practices Part II: So You Want a Circle