Education Consultant, Just Practices
As a school teacher for many years, I have seen the devastating effect of bullying on young people. Anything that we can do to alleviate this harm is well worth the effort.
My work has introduced the philosophy of restorative practices in schools. The implementation of restorative practices has greatly improved levels of safety in schools, and decreased the incidents of bullying and harmful behaviour generally.
As a fairly new member of NCAB, I hope to contribute to the development of initiatives and programs to further inform the Australian public about bullying generally and ways in which we can prevent it, and respond to it when it occurs. I have 10 years of experience in research and implementation of restorative practices.
Subscribe to the Alannah & Madeline Foundation newsletter or visit our media centre for media information including media releases, spokespeople, publications and contacts.