High School PBIS

School-Wide PBIS Implementation in High Schools: Current Practice and Future Directions (PDF 14.5 MB) By K. Brigid Flannery & George Sugai

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Tiered Interventions In High Schools: Using Primary Lessons Learned to Guide Ongoing Discussion (PDF 418k) By National High School Center, National Center on Response to Intervention, and Center on Instruction

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Positive Behavior Support in High Schools: Monograph from the 2004 Illinois High School Forum of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports

This monograph was prepared as a result of the Illinois High School Forum of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports on May 18-19, 2004 in Naperville, Illinois. Preparation of this material was supported through several Federal Grants #H324D020031, and H326S030002; and the Loyola University of Chicago School of Education and Project Gear Up.

School-wide application of positive behavior support in an urban high school: A case study

The nuances of the application of schoolwide positive behavior supports (PBS) in an urban high school setting were investigated. Impact of implementation was measured using qualitative interviews and observations, including the School-wide Evaluation Tool (SET), Effective Behavior Support Survey, Student Climate Survey, and office disciplinary referrals. The results indicated that schoolwide PBS was implemented in an urban high school setting with some success. The overall level of implementation of PBS reached 80% as measured by the SET. Staff and teachers increased their level of perceived priority for implementing PBS in their school. A decrease in monthly discipline referrals to the office and the proportion of students who required secondary and tertiary supports was noted. These findings seem to indicate that PBS may be an important process for improving outcomes for teachers and students in urban high school settings.

Focus on High Schools I: Secondary Level Supports Within a School-Wide Framework (Chicago Forum-07)

The presentation describes secondary level support in high school PBS system.

SWPBS and Urban High Schools: Results and Issues Realized Across Implementation Years (APBS 08)

The presentation provides research-based strategies on systems-change efforts utilized at the high school level from addressing administrator buy-in, overcoming faculty reluctance, motivating young adults, and increasing parent participation across these settings.

The High School Behavior Education Program (HS-BEP): A Secondary Level Intervention

This handbook presents a secondary level intervention program for high school students. The high school behavior education program (HS-BEP) is designed to decrease the instructional "punishers" and increase positive adult interaction and specific behavioral prompts. The handbook provides: 1) a daily check in, class by class checks, and check out with teachers, 2) organizational, social and academic prompts, 3) establishment of regular communication with families of students, 4) organizational skills, and 5) assistance for homework completion.