An introduction to restorative approaches

Peacemakers is running a one-day introductory course where you will be introduced to: underlying theory, philosophy and values of restorative practice; some of the language and questions and ways of thinking that form part of a restorative way of working; and some of the key skills needed to carry out safe and effective restorative practice in your setting.

Ever wondered what this thing ‘restorative’ is all about? Have people in your setting started using the word ‘restorative’ and you feel like you need a bit more information before you decide if it's for you or your school? Are you looking for a theory and a way of doing stuff that puts relationships at the centre?

 

Peacemakers is running a one-day introductory course where you will be introduced to:

  • Underlying theory, philosophy and values of restorative practice;
  • Some of the language and questions and ways of thinking that form part of a restorative way of working;
  • Some of the key skills needed to carry out safe and effective restorative practice in your setting.

 

This course will help you to:

  • Improve your communication, problem solving and conflict resolution skills.
  • Increase your knowledge and understanding of restorative practices.
  • Apply restorative thinking and language in to your daily work.
  • Sort out minor problems in the classroom and on the playground/ in the lunch hall.
  • Help children develop empathy and build relationships with one another.
  • Support others who are developing restorative practices for the school.

 

Cost: £50 per person. Please download a booking form from our website www.peacemakers.org.uk. Refreshments will be provided but please bring your own lunch.

When
22 May 2019 9:00am   through   3:00 PM
Location
The Oaks Primary School
Bells Lane
Druids Health
Birmingham, B14 5RY