RDP Training Information

RDP Stand-Alone Training of Trainers is FREE but limited to 40 participants per session. If there are vacancies in the session you select, your registration form will be accepted and a confirmation notice sent via email within 48 hours. CPE Credit will be given for attendance. The training is offered to employees of public schools and charter schools and Communities in Schools (CIS).

NOTE: Two to three registrants per school district will be allowed to attend training. Each individual should register using their own organization email address. If a registrant has not attended Administrator Training, but will attend the Coordinator Training they should secure a copy of the RDP Training Resources.

Currently all sessions are held on Zoom from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

All sessions will be held at the Texas Education Agency from 8:00am-5:00pm. Lunch is not provided. These are some hotels near the William B. Travis building.  

Course Descriptions

Virtual Restorative Discipline Practices (RPD) Stand-Alone Training for Administrators

This is a one-day training for administrators that provides an overview of Restorative Discipline (RPD) and example of RDP Tier 1 practices.  Participants will experience essential elements and components of a circle and develop Respect Agreements and "I" statements that can be utilized immediately following the training.  

Virtual Restorative Discipline Practices (RDP) Stand-Alone Training for Campus Coordinators

This is a two-day training for campus-level staff who will lead Restorative Discipline Practices (RDP) on elementary and secondary campuses.  Participants will learn the role of the campus coordinator and will experience circles at all RDP and Tier 2 levels.  They will learn how to develop an implementation plan for RDP and the steps for successful implementation.

2021 RDP Training Dates

Please note: If you cannot select a date for the training, the session is full and registration is closed. Watch the website for the release of additional sessions.

Administrator Training (Click external link to register online.)

The Administrator Training is an overview of restorative discipline practices and training for Tier I Circles. 

September 9, 2021 (Thursday) from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Campus Coordinator Training (Click external link to register online.)

The Campus Coordinator Training centers around Tier II and Tier III Circles. 

There are currently no scheduled trainings

Early Childhood Workshop (Click external link to register online.)

The Early Childhood Training utilizes the effective strategies of Aubrey Hargis, parent, coach, and educational consultant.  She is the founder of the Child Development Institute of the Redwoods in California.

October 6, 2021 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Fidelity Continuum Scale Workshop 

A prerequisite for attending the Fidelity Continuum Scale Workshop is prior attendance at the TEA stand-alone training of BOTH the TOT Administrator Training AND TOT Coordinator Training. 

June 17, 2021 (Thursday) from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM


Contact Information

Texas Education Agency
Department Innovation and Charters
Dr. Gaye Lang
(512) 463-2023