As a part of its mission to increase public access to restorative justice education, the National Center on Restorative Justice regularly provides free webinars on various critical topics in restorative justice. The current webinar series, Restorative Justice in the Criminal Legal System, invites legal scholars, restorative justice practitioners, and system actors into conversation about restorative justice applications in different criminal legal contexts.
Restorative Justice Education in the Carceral System
Date: October 25, 2023, 3-4:30p.m. ET
Victim-Offender Dialogue in the Criminal Legal System
Date: November 15, 2023, 3-4:30p.m. ET
Overview: This webinar will highlight various curricula and recommendations for teaching restorative justice in prisons. Panelists will share their experiences relating to the lived experience of being incarcerated and learning about restorative justice, as well as tools for implementing and improving restorative justice education in carceral settings.
Overview: This webinar is intended for system actors and community members interested in learning about restorative justice facilitation. Panelists will share their experiences in VOD and the importance of offering an opportunity for harmed and responsible parties to engage in restorative justice practices. Presenters will share key recommendations and challenges during the implementation process.