Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports Bryant Tela, LSW, MA Lara Ruffing, LISW-S Lara Uher , LISW. Learning objectives. Understand the general overview of Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports in the classroom.
Ohio Department of Education defines PBIS as—
(Source: Ohio Department of Education Policy on Positive Behavior Interventions and Support, and Restraint and Seclusion)
The purpose of PBIS is to establish a climate in which appropriate behavior is the norm.
Research Indicates Effective Acknowledgment:
Definition of positive acknowledgement—
"They may forget what you said but they will never forget how you made them feel."
Reinforcement is earned when…
“ Three rules of work: Out of clutter find simplicity; from discord find harmony; in the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”
(e.g., I like the way…)
“When you don’t know what to do, do the thing in front of you.”