Media Mention WGN September 19, 2023

Alternatives, Inc.: A move towards restorative practices in schools

Education Lab affiliate Anjali Adukia and Alternatives, Inc.’s Bessie Alcantara joined Gaynor Hall on WGN-TV Weekend Morning News to discuss the impacts of the implementation of restorative practices in Chicago Public Schools high schools.

A new study shows restorative practices are more beneficial than traditional discipline for students. Dr. Anjali Adukia from the University of Chicago and executive director Bessie Alcantara of Alternatives Inc. joined WGN Weekend Morning News to share more on their initiative towards restorative justice.

Watch the full interview here.