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ARTICLES
PBIS AZ Achievement Awards 2016
PBISaz.org

Recognizing schools for successful implementation of school-wide systems of positive behavior interventions and support...
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Parenting With Positive Behavior Support
TEAMPBS.com

Traditionally, behavior management has consisted of a list of potential strategies tied to particular behavior problems: If your child does ___, try ___. More recently, we have come to recognize that this ‘hit and miss’ approach to resolving behavior problems is not optimally effective...
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No Spanking, No Time-out, No Problems
The Atlantic

A child psychologist argues punishment is a waste of time when trying to eliminate problem behavior. Try this instead.
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Academic Achievement and the Implementation of School-wide Behavior Support
PBIS.org

Recent research indicates that school-wide positive behavior is associated with decreased exclusionary, reactive and punitive practices, increased student satisfaction, and improved...
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Teacher outcomes of School-wide Positive Behavior Support
PBIS.org

Thousands of schools throughout the country are now implementing school-wide positive behavior support (SWPBS) as a way to improve school culture, safety, and climate...
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BOOKS
Tools for Teaching Social Skills in Schools.
By Michele Hensley, Jo Dillon, and Denise Pratt. BoysTown Press; 2011.

Parenting with Positive Behavior Support: A Practical Guide to Resolving Your Child's Difficult Behavior.
By Meme Hieneman Ph.D., Karen Childs M.A., and Jane Sergay M.Ed. Brookes Publishing; 1 edition. 2006.



WEBSITES
PBISAZ.ORG - Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports of Arizona
APBS.ORG - Association for Positive Behavior Support