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We strengthen Vermont school communities, so they are better able to work with students at risk of or experiencing social, emotional, and behavioral challenges.

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  • 2023 BEST/VTPBIS Summer Institute

    An image of a tree with roots underground with the words: Save the Date: Nourishing Our Roots: Deepending and Strengthening our Systems of Support for the Well-Being of All. BEST/VTmtss Summer Institute, June 26-29, 2023, Killington, VT. Registration opens March 8th.

    Nourishing our Roots: Deepening and Strengthening our Systems of Support for the Well-being of All

    The BEST/VTmtss Summer Institute provides opportunities for school teams of educators (Pre-K – Grade 12), caregivers/family members, students, and community partners to share and learn strategies for improving and strengthening the systems, data, and practices within Vermont’s multi-tiered system of supports (VTmtss) to enhance the social, emotional, and behavioral well-being of all.

    Registration opens March 8th; Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, so encourage all team members to register early.

    Learn more about this year's Institute