News to Know
Congratulations to all Recognized schools in Illinois for the 2020-21 school year!
Over 200 schools were Recognized for PBIS implementation. CLICK HERE to see the Recognized schools list, and more information.
Getting Back to School after Disruptions: Resources for Making Your School Year Safer, More Predictable, and More Positive: Read this updated document, that includes language around the current health crisis. Published by PBIS.org !
Federal Commission on School Safety’s First Field Visit Focuses on School Climate: Read more here about the Federal Commission on School Safety (FCSS) first field visit at Frank Hebron-Harman Elementary School in Hanover, Maryland, to focus on school climate and prevention efforts implemented by local schools.
Click here to view the Commission hearing from national PBIS expert Dr. George Sugai (left) of the University of Connecticut, who gave an overview of how PBIS links school climate, social emotional development and character development and emphasizes a systems-based approach to organizing practices.
National News: US Depts. of Ed. and Justice release federal guidance on school discipline and discrimination, emphasizing prevention and positive school environments. Visit website for guidance package and resources.