The Transformative Justice in Education Center (TJE) is a community-university collaborative serving practitioners and researchers committed to disrupting racial inequities in education by creating restorative, humanizing, justice-seeking teaching and learning communities.
Restorative and Transformative Justice Practices
Community centered/humanizing research methods
What we do
TJE provides an intellectual home for classroom teachers and/or restorative justice practitioners who are seeking ways to create and sustain a restorative culture in their teaching and learning communities
TJE prepares teaching trainers and preservice teachers across content areas in restorative justice practices—or what we refer to as a Restorative Justice Teacher Education (RJTE)—which includes circle keeper facilitation and developing Restorative Justice Discourses (RJDs) that support conversations about race, class, gender, and privilege
TJE supports undergraduate and graduate students researchers committed to humanizing research methodologies and approaches that seek to disrupt inequities in education
TJE provides technical assistance to universities committed to implementing and sustaining restorative justice practices on campus