Council In Schools offers council — the practice of  listening and speaking from the heart — and a restorative justice approach to school discipline to inspire engaged, compassionate school communities.

Upcoming opportunities to learn about and practice council:

Council 1

June 3 & 10, 2017

August 1 & 2, 2017

Council for Educators Level 1 introduces teachers, counselors, administrators, and other educators to the practice of council and its applications in schools and prepares them to facilitate councils in their classes and schools. Click here to register for the June 3 & 10, 2017  training or here  to register for August 1 & 2, 2017 . Click to here learn more about this training and to see additional training dates.

Council 2

April 15 and 22, 2017

August 3 and 4, 2017

Council for Educators Level 2 is for educators who have taken the Level 1 training, have been facilitating councils at their school, and want to expand their council practice and improve their facilitation skills. Click here to register for the April 15 & 25 training and here for the August 3&4 training. Click here to learn more about this training and to see additional training dates. 

Restorative Justice 1

February 18 and 25, 2017

August 5 and 12, 2017

Restorative Justice for Educators Level 1 is for educators who have taken Council for Educators Level 1 and want to build on the community-building benefits of council by implementing a restorative justice approach to discipline and conflict resolution. Click here to register for the October 22 & 29, 2016 training. Click here to learn more about this training and to see additional training dates.

“Collaboratives”

March 1, 2017

April 19, 2017

May 24, 2017

“Collaboratives” provide opportunities for educators to be in council with practitioners from throughout the region. Held every 6 weeks at host schools in Los Angeles, Collaboratives are FREE! Click here to register for the March 1, 2017 Collaborative at Gardner Street School. 

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Thank you for being a part of our circle. We look forward to contacting you.