Uniquely Qualified Instructor
JO ANN FREIBERG brings years of experience working as a restorative practices educator. She is an educational consultant who works nationally with schools, training teachers and administrators on essential restorative practices. Jo Ann has extensive experience in supporting school climate through restorative practices, bullying prevention and character education. She regularly presents professional development to organizations around the country on restorative practices, violence prevention, professional ethics, and strengthening school, family, and community partnerships. She serves on the leadership team of the National School Climate Council and has served on a statewide task force on bullying prevention.
Jo Ann is also the author of RESTORATIVE PRACTICES in the Classroom: Build Better Relationships and More Effectively Manage Student Behavior, the extensive resource handbook you will receive at the seminar. Join Jo Ann for this practical, commonsense approach to developing restorative practices that will help you build better relationships and more effectively manage student behavior.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"Jo Ann is an amazing presenter. All her background knowledge, learning activities and videos helped me gain greater insight into restorative practices."
"I wish everyone could attend this training! I cannot say enough about how valuable this seminar was."
"Jo Ann is knowledgeable and passionate about restorative practices. She is truly inspiring and empowering. I would recommend this seminar to all school staff."
"Jo Ann was very informative. One of the best PD days that I've had. I just want more! I am extremely interested in restorative practices and moving forward with them professionally."
"Practical lessons and activities I can use right away. Jo Ann is an absolutely AMAZING presenter! I plan to put into practice many of her techniques."
"Excellent workshop. Thank you, Jo Ann for everything! I loved being able to practice and apply circles."