Prevent-Teach-Reinforce (PTR)

Solve serious behavior challenges in K–8 classrooms with this easy-to-use book, the first practical guide to the research-proven Prevent-Teach-Reinforce (PTR) model. Developed by some of the most respected authorities on positive behavior support, this innovative model gives school-based teams a five-step plan for reducing problems unresolved by typical behavior management strategies.


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Prevention Level

  • Tertiary


  • PBS Coaches
  • PBS Teams
  • Teachers
  • Trainers

System Impact

  • Individual Student


  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • RtI
  • Systems