Centre for Research in Education Inclusion and Diversity (CREID)

Building and restoring respectful relations in schools: Where next for restorative approaches? (25 Nov 2009)

Invited seminar enabling participants to engage in debate about key issues, research, policy and practice related to Restorative Justice and Restorative Approaches.

Date: 25th November 2009

This seminar will enable policy makers, practitioners and academic partners in education and social work to engage in debate about key issues, research, policy and practice related to Restorative Justice and Restorative Approaches (RA) in work with children and young people. It focuses in particular on the needs of looked after children and others facing similar challenges.

Invited participants:

  • Social work and education staff from 6 Scottish local authorities (Falkirk, Fife, Highland, North Lanarkshire, Perth & Kinross and West Dunbartonshire)
  • Scottish Government Youth Justice Unit
  • Scottish Government Positive Behaviour Team
  • Researchers and trainers in Restorative Justice and Restorative Approaches

Programme