Translating Research into Effective Practice: The Effects of a Universal Staff and Student Intervention on Indicators of Discipline and School Safety

 

The implementation of a school-wide discipline plan based on the Effective Behavior Support model in nine elementary and middle schools, in addition to the Second Step violence prevention curriculum, resulted in reductions of discipline referrals, improved social skill knowledge, improved school operations, and motivation to continue with the intervention.

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Education and Treatment of Children

Authors

  • Annemieke Golly
  • Dale R. Myers
  • Tad Shannon
  • Jeffrey Sprague
  • Hill M. Walker
  • Kathy White

Prevention Level

  • Primary

Audiences

  • Administrators
  • District Contacts
  • PBS Coaches
  • PBS Teams
  • Specialists

System Impacts

  • District Team
  • State Team
  • Whole School

Categories

  • Elementary School
  • High School
  • Mental Health
  • Middle School
  • Systems