University of Vermont

The Center on Disability and Community Inclusion (CDCI)

BEST: Building Effective Support For Teaching Students With Behavioral Challenges

A person runningBEST/MTSS Summer Institute 2017

Strand A

VTPBiS Universal Training

VTPBiS State Trainers

Prerequisites:

School teams must have completed the following activities to be eligible to attend this training:

  • Intent to Implement Application (including Readiness Checklist)
  • View First Steps Module Series
  • Completion of PBIS Pre-Assessment Data Tools (SAS & SET)
  • PBIS Universal Level Coordinators must participate in a brief orientation webinar on April 11, 2017. Visit http://uvmcdci.adobeconnect.com/e4puz1l5v2l/event/registration.html for more information.

Description:

Eligible School Leadership Teams will be supported with content and facilitation needed to complete their PBIS School-wide Implementation Plan within a Multi-tiered System of Supports (MTSS) framework. Teams will prepare for PBIS roll-out to staff, students, and family members. School Leadership Teams will:

  • Finalize the school-wide system needed for PBIS implementation
  • Develop 3-5 positively-stated school-wide behavioral expectations
  • Establish a system for acknowledging students at the individual, classroom, and school-wide levels
  • Create lessons for teaching school-wide expectations
  • Develop consistent practices and procedures for responding to minor and major behavior problems
  • Plan a system for collecting and reporting school-wide data for use in decision-making

Who should attend?

School leadership teams consisting of representative members from the school including a building principal or assistant principal, Supervisory Union/Supervisory District coordinator and school-based PBIS coordinator.  Wondering if this strand is for you? Contact Amy Wheeler-Sutton at amy.wheeler-sutton@uvm.edu.

Pre-Readings:

(1)   Sugai, G., Horner, R.H., Algozzine, R., Barrett, S., Lewis, T., Anderson, C., Bradley, R., Choi, J. H., Dunlap, G., Eber, L., George, H., Kincaid, D., McCart, A., Nelson, M., Newcomer, L., Putnam, R., Riffel, L., Rovins, M., Sailor, W., Simonsen, B. (2010). School-wide positive behavior support: Implementers’ blueprint and self-assessment. Eugene, OR: University of Oregon. http://www.pbis.org/pbis_resource_detail_page.aspx?Type=3&PBIS_ResourceID=216



 

 

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