Students can choose to take the one-day Restorative Justice course, the two-day Peacemaking Circles course, or take both (Restorative Practices).
Part 1 - Restorative Justice
This one-day introduction to Restorative Justice and its application in the criminal justice system provides an overview of the values, goals and principles guiding victim-offender dialogue.
August 27, 2020 (Thursday)
Total Credit Hours: 7
Millbourne Market Mall
#225, Tower 1,
3697 Millwoods Road NW
Edmonton, AB T6K 3L6
Instructor: Joanne Munro
Class Times: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Recommended Reading: The Little Book of Restorative Justice by Howard Zehr
Part 2 - Peacemaking Circles
This two-day training will provide participants with an overview of how peacemaking circles are being used in a wide variety of settings to restore workplaces, families, faith groups, schools and non-profit organizations, to name just a few. Participants will learn how to design proactive and responsive circles and will have the opportunity to co-facilitate a circle.
August 28 & 29, 2020 (Friday-Saturday)
Total Credit Hours: 14
Recommended Reading: The Little Book of Circle Processes by Kay Pranis