The Midwest PBIS Network (MWPBIS) is a national research, grant, and direct-funded organization housed at West 40 ISC #2 in Illinois. Our primary charge is to function as a hub of the Center on PBIS, a national technical assistance partnership funded from the U.S. Department of Education. The Center's model of capacity building emphasizes a cascade of implementation to assist state departments of education in the installation, fidelity, outcomes, and sustainability of Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) and integrated social-emotional-behavioral initiatives (SEB learning). We encourage you to also access local technical assistance from your state and region. Learn more about the Midwest PBIS Network...
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Content Exploration Opportunities
Exploration of a PBIS topic for understanding. Useful for informing action-planning toward a capacity-building plan. See below to learn more...
Capacity-building Technical Assistance
Prioritizing alignment, systems change, fidelity, and outcomes. A capacity building model should consider these components:
Readiness of leaders/coaches
Readiness of team
TA for teams and coaches
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"An essential ingredient in capacity-building is the transformation that is generated and sustained over time from within; transformation of this kind goes beyond performing tasks to changing mindsets and attitudes.”
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An individualized plan to build capacity in State Department of Education technical assistance for achieving fidelity of SEB initiatives in regions and districts
Alignment of Initiatives
Increased teacher confidence
Confidence and competence of Coaches
The Midwest PBIS Network is an approved ISBE Professional Learning Partner