Amanda Lemon is an educational consultant partnering with National Educators for Restorative Practices. Most recently as a Behavior Interventionist, she had the opportunity to help implement Restorative Practices in Bastrop ISD. From this experience, Amanda became a firm believer in the power of restorative practices to positively impact student to student and teacher to student relationships. Additionally, she witnessed how the Restorative Practices process can develop meaningful consequences for violations of the student code of conduct. Amanda has over fifteen years experience in public education and has worked across the state of Texas as a substitute, coach, social studies teacher, small group interventionist, behavior interventionist, and Registered Professional Educational Diagnostician.