JUST Circles Portfolio

“My experience with Circles training can be summarized in many ways, the learned activities were energizing and will help me in future trainings. The connection I felt from participants in the group was very engaging and enriching. An inspirational experience I would truly recommend.”  – CP

Speaking Engagements and Presentations

Brandeis University – Deis Impact! 2013: Exploring social justice on campus, in Waltham & around the world – The International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life and the Student Union present Brandeis University’s second annual weeklong “festival of social justice.” http://www.brandeis.edu/ethics/events/DEISimpact.html



Massachusetts Afterschool Partnership http://www.massafterschool.org/index.html– Introduction to Restorative Justice and the Circle Process for Out of School Time Programs
– Using Restorative Practices and Circle Process for Behavior Management in Out of School Time Programs

Futures without Violence http://www.futureswithoutviolence.org/ and the Defending Child Initiative http://www.justice.gov/ag/defendingchildhood/
– Ending the School to Prison Pipeline



3rd Annual SEEPP Spring Enrichment Conference (Southeast Education Professionals Partnership)
Saturday May 18, 2013 at the Taunton, MA Holiday Inn
Conference Theme: Violence Prevention in the Lives of Young Children

Building Communities of Care Whevever We Are
Saturday November 3, 2012 at Harvard Law School : An interactive day-long gathering to promote restorative justice and transformational practices in schools and communities – Organized by the Massachusetts Restorative Justice Task Force and the Massachusetts Coalition to Dismantle the Cradle to Prison Pipeline in collaboration with the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice and the Children’s Defense Fund


Trainings and Long Term Coaching

Commonwealth Corporation – Safe and Successful Youth Initiative (SSYI) http://commcorp.org/initiatives/program.cfm?ID=72

Prospect Hill Academy Charter School http://www.prospecthillacademy.org/

Cambridge Public Schools http://crls.cpsd.us/

UTEC Lowell (United Teen Equality Center) http://www.utec-lowell.org/

Mothers for Justice and Equality http://www.mothersforjusticeandequality.org/

YouthBuild Boston http://www.youthbuildboston.org/

Children’s Services of Roxbury – Youth and Police in Partnership (YPP) http://www.csrox.org/

Friends of the Children/Boston, MA (The Boston Capacity Tank, a program of The Black Ministerial Alliance of Greater Boston, Inc.) http://www.friendsofthechildrenboston.org/

Red Oak Out of School Time Program/Boston, Ma http://www.bcnc.net/index.php/programs/after-school.html

Violence Recovery Program at Fenway Health Center , Boston, MA http://www.fenwayhealth.org/site/PageServer?pagename=FCHC_srv_services_violence

Renewal House, Roxbury/Boston, MA http://www.uuum.org/567026 and http://renewalhouse.blogspot.com/

The Network/La Red http://tnlr.org/

Hispanic Black Gay Coalition http://www.hbgc-boston.org/

Brockton Champion High School, Brockton, MA http://www.brocktonpublicschools.com/page.cfm?p=213

Charlestown High School, Charlestown/Boston, MA http://boston.k12.ma.us/charlestown/

Lilla G. Frederick Middle School – Academy 3 https://www.lgfnet.org/

Freedom House, Inc. in Dorchester/Boston, MA http://freedomhouse.com/

The Curley K-8 School in Jamaica Plain/Boston, MA http://www.curleyk8.com/

IBA – Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion in the South End/Boston, MA http://www.iba-etc.org/

Phillips Brooks House Association in Cambridge, MA serving Boston, MA http://pbha.org/

For Kids Only Afterschool Programs (North Shore, MA) http://fkoafterschool.org/


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