I am part of the incredible Positive Behavior Interventions and Support team (PBIS) here at the Elementary School. Schools that implement school-wide systems of positive behavior support focus on taking a team-based system approach and teaching appropriate behavior to all students in the school. Three years ago, we formally launched this researched based program and it has been a thriving progressive system ever since. The PBIS team and I are very excited to advance our PBIS program this 19-20 school year.
We have implemented a positive acknowledment system for all students which has been recognized with not only schoolwide community celebrations, but also individualized and classroom recognition as well. We debued our school store two years ago now and it has been a great success! Our mentorship program is also in full swing.
We have a PBIS parent sub-committee that is highly involved and supportive of our team and program. We debued the PBIS pumpkin patch two years ago with an integration of our parent sub-committee and art program. Parent volunteers talked about positive messages alongside our Art Teacher, Mrs. Zdrojeski, while painting pumpkins for a community pumpkin patch. If you are interested in joining our Parent PBIS sub-committee, please let me know.
Please take a look at my photo gallery link. The children in this district inspire me every day I get the opportunity to work with them.
Throughout the year, please feel free to contact me. I'm looking forward to a great year ahead!