NEPBIS Leadership Forum

Thank you for attending the 2018 Forum!!

For a quick guide to sessions, click here.

For session descriptions, click here.


Featured Keynotes:

1. Maintaining SWPBS Momentum: 25 Years of Lessons Learned

Tim Lewis, Ph.D., University of Missouri

PDF icon K1. Lewis Keynote Updated.pdf

2. Research to Practice to Policy: Creating Learning Environments that Foster Student Development and Success

Catherine Holahan, J.D., Education Counsel 

3. Practices and Systems Alignment: Straightening and Shortening the Line between Decisions and Student Outcomes

George Sugai, Ph.D., University of Connecticut

PDF icon Straightening & Shortening 18 May 2018 HAND.compressed.pdf


Content Strands:

  • PBIS Implementation & Sustainability – provides an opportunity for PBIS coaches, trainers, and district/regional administrators to explore issues related to implementation and sustainability.
  • School-Wide PBIS – provides an overview of the first tier of School-Wide PBIS, including school climate and contextual fit.
  • Class-Wide PBIS – provides an overview of PBIS in the classroom and shares proactive strategies to support teachers’ implementation of Class-Wide PBIS.
  • Advanced Tiers of PBIS – focuses on targeted group (Tier 2) and intensive individualized (Tier 3) PBIS. Presenters share practices, systems, data structures, and outcomes.
  • Integration & Alignment – focuses on ways to successfully align and connect mental health or academic supports and PBIS within the framework of multi-tiered systems of supports.
  • Special Settings – focuses on successful implementation of PBIS across contexts. 
  • Special Topics – focuses on topics relevant to supporting and enhancing PBIS implementation across strands.
  • High Schools – focuses on the implementation of the PBIS framework and related systems in secondary schools.

Presentations and supplemental materials for the 2018 conference strands can be found under the strand links below. Additional material will be added as they are received.