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Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)


What's New?

  • Want to be a SWIS Facilitator? Click here to learn more information about this training!
    • April 25 to April 27, 2018; Wheat Ridge Recreation Center in Wheat Ridge, CO
    • "The 2.5 day training focuses on using SWIS, teaching others to use SWIS, working with schools to prepare for SWIS compatibility, and working with teams/coaches to apply a data-based, decision-making model. Certification as a SWIS facilitator will allow you to introduce and embed SWIS as a high quality data system with the goal of improving student outcomes."
  • Want to feature your PBIS work? Send us artifacts/documents of your PBIS framework: expectations, acknowledgement system, discipline flowchart, etc. We are building our website and would love to feature work from Colorado schools! Email Jason Harlacher your products and we may publish them on our website! 

About PBIS

Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) is a prevention-based framework for organizing evidence-based behavioral supports into an integrated continuum that enhances academic and social outcomes for all students.

The mission of Colorado PBIS (CO-PBIS) is to establish and maintain effective school environments that maximize academic achievement and behavioral competence of all learners in Colorado.

For More Information Contact:

Lynne DeSousa, PBIS Statewide Coordinator

Jason Harlacher, MTSS Specialist
Office: 303-866-6242

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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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