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Upcoming Speaking Events

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Session 1: Introduction to Restorative Practices in Schools

Cohort 5 & ICs Year 1

8:30 AM – 3:00 PM Davis HS Little Theater

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Cohort 3 Orville Wright Elementary

Introduction to Restorative Questions for Yard Duty

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Session 2: Restorative Relationships in Schools

Cohort 5 & ICs Year 1

8:30 AM – 3:00 PM Davis HS Little Theater

Monday, October 9, 2017

Restorative Practices Questions

Cohort 3 Orville Wright Elementary Staff; 2:50 – 3:50 PM

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Dodging the Power Struggle Trap – NEW WORKSHOP

Cohort 3 Wilson Elementary, 3:00 – 4:00 PM

Monday, October 16, 2016

Restorative Practices in the Intervention Centers

Modesto City School’s High Schools & Junior Highs

12:00 – 3:00 PM

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Session 3: Implementing Restorative Practices in  Schools

Cohort 5 & ICs Year 1

8:30 AM – 3:00 PM Location TBA

Monday, October 23, 2017

Creative Interactive Activities for Training Adults in Restorative Practices

International Institute of Restorative Practices Conference

Bethlehem, PA

Recent Events

September 19, 2017

7 Effective Guidance Techniques

Cohort 3 Wilson Elementary

Yard Duty & After School Care Staff

Monday, September 11, 2017

Introduction to Restorative Practices for Staff

Cohort 3 Orville Wright Elementary

September 7, 2017

Year 2: Leading Change with Courage

Cohort 4 at Davis HS Theater

August 25, 2017

Year 3 Session: Continuity, Collaboration & Community

Cohort 3 at Davis HS Theater

Thursday, August 10, 2017

7 Effective Guidance Techniques

Yard Duty at Shackelford Elementary, Modesto, CA

Monday, May 8, 2017

Restorative Practices Questions

Staff at James Marshall Elementary, Modesto, CA

Friday, May 5, 2017

The Power of Affective Statements

Yard Duty at Burbank Elementary, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Practicing Restorative Questions

Yard Duty at Fairview Elementary, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Practicing Restorative Questions & Recess Observations

Yard Duty at Franklin Elementary, Modesto, CA

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Restorative Apologies

Campus Supervisors & Clerical Staff at Elliott Alternative, Modesto, CA

Monday, May 1, 2017

Content Circles in the Classroom

Staff at Bret Harte Elementary, Modesto, CA

Monday, May 1, 2017

Introduction to Restorative Questions

Yard Duty at Burbank Elementary, Modesto, CA

Friday, April 21, 2017

Restorative Practices & The Home School Connection

ELPP at Franklin Elementary, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Restorative Apologies & Affective Statements

Yard Duty at Tuolumne Elementary, Modesto, CA

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Overview of Restorative Practices in Schools & Introduction to Restorative Questions

Campus Supervisors & Clerical Staff at Elliott Alternative, Modesto, CA

Monday, April 10, 2017

The Social Discipline Window

Staff at Franklin Elementary, Modesto, CA

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Peer Mediation Possibilities

Cohort 1 Site Team at Franklin Elementary, Modesto, CA

Thursday, March 30, 2017

More Effective Guidance Techniques

Yard Duty at Garrison Elementary, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Introduction to Restorative Questions & Restorative Apologies

Yard Duty at Shackelford Elementary, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Restorative Practices in Schools

ELPP at Hanshaw Junior High, Modesto, CA

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Restorative Practices & The Home School Connection

ELPP at Fairview Elementary, Modesto, CA

Monday, March 27, 2017

Overview of Restorative Practices in Schools

Site Leadership Team at Davis High School, Modesto, CA

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Seasons of Time: Time to Rest; Space to Heal

MOPS of Murphys, CA

Friday, March 17, 2017

Restorative Practices & The Home School Connection

Second Cup of Coffee at Shackelford Elementary, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The Power of Affective Statements

Yard Duty at El Vista Elementary, Modesto, CA

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Restorative Practices in Schools

Second Cup of Coffee at La Loma Junior High, Modesto, CA

Friday, March 3, 2017

Restorative Questions

Yard Duty at Bret Harte Elementary, Modesto, CA

Friday, March 3, 2017

Restorative Practices & The Home School Connection

ELPP at Garrison Elementary, Modesto, CA

Thursday, March 2, 2017

7 Effective Guidance Techniques

Yard Duty at Garrison Elementary, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Restorative Apologies

Yard Duty at El Vista Elementary, Modesto, CA

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Overview of Restorative Practices

Campus Supervisors at Mark Twain Junior High, Modesto, CA

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Restorative Practices in Schools

ELPP at Mark Twain Junior High, Modesto, CA

January 23, 2017

Cohort 4 Site Team Planning at Davis High School, Modesto, CA

Wednesday, December 8, 2016

Year 2, Cohort 3: Leading Change with Courage

Grace Davis HS Theatre, Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Monday, November 7, 2016

Cohort 2, Year 3: Continuity, Collaboration & Community

Trainers: Kourtney Kauffman, MS, MFT Intern #88940 & Dr. Marilyn Shroyer, Ph.D.

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Friday, October 21, 2016

Cohort 4, Day 3 of 3: Implementing Restorative Practices in Schools

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Friday, October 7, 2016

Cohort 4, Day 2 of 3: Action Strategies for Restorative Practices in Schools

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Friday, September 23, 2016

Year 1: Foundations of Restorative Practices in Schools

Cohort 4, Day 1 of 3: Principles & Practices of Restorative Practices in Schools

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Multiple Intelligences & Your Preschooler

MOPS at Southwinds, 9:00 – 11:00 AM

Southwinds Church of Tracy, 13400 W. Middle Road, Tracy, CA

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Positive Parenting

MOPS at Calvary Reformed, 9:30 – 11:15 AM

Calvary Reformed Church, 724 2nd Street, Ripon, CA

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Cohort 2, Year 2: Leading Change with Confidence

Restorative Practices in Schools

Davis High School Little Theatre, 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Trainers: Dr. Marian Fritzemeier, Ed.D. & Kourtney Kauffman, MS, MFT Intern

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Cohort 1, Year 3: Continuity, Collaboration & Community

Restorative Practices in Schools

Davis High School Little Theatre, 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Trainers: Dr. Marian Fritzemeier, Ed.D. & Marty Villa, MA, LMFT

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Cohort 3, Day 3 of 3: Implementing Restorative Practices in Schools

Davis High School Little Theatre, 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Trainers: Marty Villa, MA, LMFT & Kourtney Kauffman, MS, MFT Intern

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Heart of the Home

MOPS at St. Paul’s, 9:00 – 11:00 AM

St. Paul’s Lutheran Life Center, 1635 Chester Drive, Tracy, CA

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Cohort 3, Day 2 of 3: Action Strategies for Restorative Practices in Schools

Restorative Practices in Schools, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Cohort 3, Day 1 of 3: Principles & Practices of Restorative Practices in Schools

Restorative Practices in Schools,  8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Cohorts 1 & 2, Session 2: Implementing Circles Training

Restorative Practices in Schools, 3:30 – 5:30 PM

Trainers: Marty Villa, MA, LMFT & Kourtney Kauffman, MA, MFT Intern

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Cohorts 1 & 2, Session 1: Implementing Circles Training

Restorative Practices in Schools, 3:30 – 5:30 PM

Trainers: Marty Villa, MA, LMFT & Kourtney Kauffman, MA, MFT Intern

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

April 21, 2015

Parenting & Birth Order

MOPS at St. Paul’s,  9:00 – 11:00 AM

St. Paul’s Lutheran Life Center, 1635 Chester Drive, Tracy, CA

March 16, 2015

The Physical Perspective

Evening MOPS at Big Valley, 6:45 PM

Big Valley Grace Community, 4040 Tully Road, Modesto, CA

March 10, 2015

“I Can Do It”

MOPS @ The Venue, 9:00 – 11:00 AM

Big Valley Grace Community, 4040 Tully Road, Modesto, CA

February 10, 2015

Cohort 1, Year 2 Seminar: Leading Change with Confidence

Restorative Practices in Schools, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

February 2, 2015

Cohort 2, Day 3 of 3: Implementing Restorative Practices in Schools

Restorative Practices in Schools, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

January 20, 2015

Cohort 2, Day 2 of 3: Principles & Practices of Restorative Practices in Schools

Restorative Practices in Schools, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

December 17, 2014

Home for the Holidays

MOPS/MOMSnext at Trinity, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Trinity United Presbyterian, 1600 Carver Road, Modesto, CA

November 20, 2014

Seasons of Time

MOPS/MOMSnext at River Oak, 9:15 – 11:15 AM

River Oak Grace Community, 7712 Rodden Road, Oakdale, CA

November 18, 2014

Cohort 2, Day 1 of 3: Principles & Practices of Restorative Practices in Schools

Restorative Practices in Schools, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

November 6, 2014

Parenting & Birth Order

MOPS at Crosspoint, 9:15 – 11:30 AM

Crosspoint Community Church, 1301 12th Street, Modesto, CA

April 4, 2014

Bullying 101: Helping the Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander: How Educators Can Help Break the Cycle of Violence.

California Association for the Education of Young Children State Conference and Expo; Pasadena, CA,

Pasadena Convention Center, 300 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA

March 4, 2014

The Physical Perspective: Physical Fitness, PMS, & Passion.

MOPS at St. Paul’s, 9:00 – 11:00 AM

St. Paul’s Lutheran Life Center, 1635 Chester Drive, Tracy, CA

February 20, 2014

Heart of the Home

MOPS/MOMSnext at River Oak, 9:15 – 11:15 AM

River Oak Grace Community, 7712 Rodden Road, Oakdale, CA

January 16, 23, & February 6, 2014

Cohort 1: Implementing Restorative Justice in Schools

3-Day Seminar,  8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Modesto City Schools; Modesto, CA

January 12 to March 9, 2014; Weekly

  • Parenting Adolescents: An Overview of the “Happy Hormone” Years
  • Warning! Keep Off the Roller Coaster: Adolescent Social and Emotional Development
  • “What Were You Thinking?” Adolescent Cognitive Development
  • “What’s Happening to My Kid?” Adolescent Physical and Sexual Development
  • “But everyone else is…” Adolescent Moral & Spiritual Development
  • Letting Go

Builder’s Adult Class, 9:50 – 10:50 AM

Modesto Covenant Church, 713 Floyd Avenue, Modesto, CA

October 13 to November 3, 2013; Weekly

  •  A Parent’s Heart
  • Guiding School Age Children’s Behavior
  • School Age Peer Pressure
  • School Age Children: The Friendship Factor

Ceres Christian Adult Class, 9:00 – 10:30 AM

Ceres Christian Church, 3502 Roeding Road, Ceres, CA

 

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