This paper reports on the development and implementation of Families OverComing Under Stress (FOCUS), a family-centered intervention for families facing the effect of wartime deployments.  It pays...

This resource discusses the Multisystemic Therapy approach, a family-based treatment model for adolescents exhibiting serious antisocial behaviors such as violence, delinquency, and substance abuse...

This brief describes the Safe Schools/Healthy Students initiative to create activities that foster a students’ feeling of safety in school and their community. It cites evidence-based practices for...

This article provides teachers and school staff with various ways to recognize and respond to the warning signs of suicide. It places an emphasis on communication between teachers, school staff, and...

Descriptions of 13 Evidence-Based Programs and Practices related to Positive School Discipiine. To be used with the Comparing Evidence-Based Programs and Practices worksheet. File:  EBP_FactSheets....

Examples of completed Action Plans for the five strategy prongs and data collection, as described in Module 5 of the online Positive School Discipline course. File:  ActionPlanExemplars.pdf Age...

Scenarios of an elementary, middle, and high school student that describe underlying issues that can contribute to school discipline issues. File:  ScenariosofThreeStudents.pdf Age Group: ...

A newspaper story about suspensions for the hypothetical Castle Hill Independent School District that is used as an example for applying the Positive School Discipline Framework in the PSD online...

A description of how addressing school suspension issues could benefit a variety of potential partners. Can be used in making the case to partners. File:  BenefitsforPotentialPartners.pdf Age Group...

A description of the principles of change that influence implementation of new intitiaves such as positive school discipline. File:  TheProcessofChange.pdf Age Group:  Elementary Secondary Content...

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