Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports
Student Support Systems supports MPS by supporting the prevention-based framework for organizing evidence-based behavioral supports into an integrated continuum that enhances academic and social outcomes for all students by providing coaching; training; resources and on going technical support related to PBIS. Student Support Systems will support effective school environments that maximize academic achievement and behavioral competence of all learners in MPS.
- PBIS is not for students. PBIS is for ADULTS.
- Problem behavior can be reduced by simply reinforcing appropriate behavior.
- Behavior is learned, functional, contextual and human.
- Behavior expectations must be taught in the same way teachers would address any skill deficit.