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NCDPI Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) Infographic for Families
NC MTSS is a multi-tiered framework which promotes school improvement through engaging, research-based academic and behavioral practices as well as Social Emotional Learning (SEL). NC MTSS employs a systems approach using data-driven problem-solving to maximize growth for all.
Categories: Behavior, MTSS
Punishment Is not Equal to Discipline
A good behavior modification program needs to have responsive, not reactive teachers. It needs to be built not on extinguishing negative behaviors, but on teaching more appropriate responses...
Categories: Behavior
Steps of a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA)
Information on an FBA, including identifying and challenging behavior, collecting information on when the behavior occurs...
Categories: Behavior
What is Positive Behavior Interventions (or Instructions) and Supports (PBIS)?
PBIS is both a person centered and research based approach to behavior that focuses on teaching the behaviors we want to see—in school, at home and in the community...
Categories: Behavior
Yesterday vs. Today Behavior
Comparison of yesterday's traditional behavior management and today's positive behavior support...
Categories: Behavior