Enhancing Equity in School Discipline Workshop
Minnesota PBIS is happy to announce a workshop with Kent McIntosh from the University of Oregon titled “Enhancing Equity in School Discipline: Practical Strategies and Tools”.
Racial and ethnic disproportionality in discipline is a pressing challenge across the country. This full-day session for school team members will explore the topic of implicit (unconscious) bias and focus on promising strategies to reduce disproportionality through school-wide PBIS systems and classroom strategies.
The Workshop is free but registration is required. Please register at following this link:
The workshop will be held at Minnesota Department of Education on April 14th in Conference Center B from 8:30 to 3:30. Directions to MDE
8:30 - 10:30 Introductions, Overview of Day, Concepts in Discipline Decision-Making
10:40 - 12:00 Interventions for Enhancing Equity in School Discipline
12:40 - 2:20 Identifying Vulnerable Decision Points
2:30 - 3:15 Creating Neutralizing Routines
3:15 - 3:30 Action Planning & Training Evaluation
MN PBIS Summer Institute Presentation & Poster Proposals
The Minnesota PBIS Summer Institute and Film Festival is scheduled for June 20 & 21, 2017 at the Minnesota Department of Education in Roseville, MN. Our requests for Breakout Session and Poster Presentation are open and the applications can be found here: http://www.pbismn.org/pbisinstitute.html
Our request for Film Festival Submission will be posted in early March 2017.
What is PBIS?
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) is a framework for organizing strategies to enhance academic and social outcomes using databased decision making.
Research supports the use of PBIS practices and systems...