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The mission of Missouri Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support (MO SW-PBS) is to assist schools and districts in establishing and maintaining school environments where the social culture and behavioral supports needed to be an effective learning environment are in place for all students.


Coming Soon! MO SW-PBS Webinars: Becoming an Exemplar School; Intervention Essential Features; Tier 2/3 Readiness

As a service to our partner schools, MO SW-PBS is providing informational webinars on a variety of  topics. These topics include Recognition Applications at the Bronze, Silver and Gold Levels; Readiness for Tiers 2 and 3; and An Introduction to the Intervention Essential Features (IEF), which is a planning tool for Tier 2 interventions. These webinars will supplement […]

Save the Date! Summer Training Institute 2017

Save the Date! Summer Training Institute 2017 will be held on June 14-16, 2017 at Tan-Tar-A. It will be a great opportunity to network with schools around the state that are implementing PBS, learn more about implementing all three tiers of PBS, and listen to keynote speaker, Steve Goodman, co-author of Integrated Multi-Tiered Systems of […]

New U.S. Department of Education Requirements

In order for  schools to provide students with disabilities  with Free Appropriate Public Education v(FAPE), The U.S. Department of Elementary and  Secondary Education has  issued a new guidance document requiring schools to provide students with IEP access to Positive Behavior  Interventions and  Supports and to reduce exclusionary disciplinary practices. More  information can be  obtained by […]

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New! Education Secretary King Urges States to End Corporal Punishment in Schools!

U.S. Education Secretary John B. King Jr. sent a letter November 22, 2016 urging state leaders to end the use of corporal punishment in schools, a practice repeatedly linked to harmful short-term and long-term outcomes for students. The letter builds on the Obama Administration’s work with states and districts through its Rethink Discipline campaign, which has focused attention on the […]

New! Missouri SW-PBS Positive Focus Newsletter, Now Available!

The MO SW-PBS Positive Focus Newsletter Fall 2016 is now available! Learn more about Data-based Decision-making (DBDM) / Solution Plan process and how it can improve your schoolwide intervention planning. Get up to date information regarding upcoming Webinars (e.g., recognition, Intervention Essential Features Rubric, FBA/BIP Rubric and Tiers 2 or 3 Readiness). Read up on how […]

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