February 9-11, 2018

Restorative Practices and Restorative Justice have been increasingly used in schools and elsewhere as a tool for building community and for bringing community back into balance when harm has been done. While RP/RJ offers a set of processes, for this work to be effective it needs be grounded in the recognition of the strengths and the light that reside in each person.

At this weekend-long retreat, participants will engage in hands-on experiences with RP/RJ circles.

Additionally, this weekend will allow participants to consider how our intersectional identities, and our beliefs and values (spiritual and otherwise) provide us with the lens through which we engage with this work.

CTLE credit is available for NYS educators.

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Co-Facilitators:

Rebecca Del Toro

is the Associate Director at Teachers Unite an independent membership organization of public school educators in New York City collaborating with youth and parents to transform the city's public schools and resist the school to prison-pipeline.

David Fletcher, PhD.

is currently a faculty member in the School of Education, Department of Middle and High School Education at Lehman College, Bronx, NY.

Megan Moskop 

is currently a student in the MALS (Masters in Liberal Studies) program at the CUNY graduate Center. She has been an NYC public school special education teacher for the past 8 years, and has also served as a High School Admissions Coordinator and UFT Delegate.

Kirsten Cole, PhD.

is a teacher educator, researcher, and parent living in Brooklyn, NY. She currently works as an Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education at the Borough of Manhattan Community College.

Register by January 29th: $230/adults; $115/ages 13-22; $58/infants; $165/commuters.

After January 29th: $250/125/63/185

Childcare available with 3 weeks notice.

 




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Powell House is the conference and retreat center of the 

New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).

Powell House
524 Pitt Hall Rd
Old Chatham,  NY
12136
phone  518-794-8811
fax     518-794-8815
Adult Program 
sharon@powellhouse.org
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Youth Program
chrisandmike@powellhouse.org