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Episode 11: "Restorative Justice"





21st Century Skill:
Social and Cross Cultural Skills

Anchor Standard in Reading CCRA.R.4:
Interpret words and phrases as they are used in the text.

Sasha is devastated when Clive suffers a broken rib while breaking up a fight amongst his teen volunteers at the Community Center. Clive comes in for treatment and to seek advice. He is trying to start a process with the teens based on restorative justice and asks the team for help. Sasha urges the medical director to report the matter to the authorities but Clive is firmly against it. Ultimately, the medical director must decide whether to report the matter to the authorities, or trust that this new process will lead to a better outcome for everyone. Meanwhile, Brendan is called away from the office for a very good reason. Jenny is in labor!


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