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Best Week Ever: True Teacher Story

“So – I can’t believe it – but my class had a successful conversation about cell phone use last week!” Ms. Tryit, a 7th grade teacher at one of the Conflict 180 schools, was beaming as she told me her story. “So we had…

Six Reasons to Involve Kids in Their Own Consequences


A Gratitude Practice Kids Will Treasure

It’s helpful to remember that gratitude practices increase motivation, improve mood, and shift dynamics between people. As one teacher told me this week “After I did this gratitude practice in my class, it changed the whole day. It was one of the better days…

Which Valentine’s Day Gifts Increase Happiness?


What Does It Mean to Have the Right Supports?

In the last post, I talked bout what it means to be a Restorative Leader – to combine High Expectations with High Supports for yourself – and those you lead. Sometimes, however, it is not about trying to match our high expectations with MORE…

The Restorative Revolution

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