Data-based decision making
Feb 23, 2015

Join us at APBS 2015 in Boston

We will be presenting and exhibiting at the 12th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support.

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Our PBISApps Training Team and Educational and Community Supports colleagues will be presenting at the 12th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support.

Welcome Keynote

Be sure not to miss this year's welcome keynote delivered by Kent McIntosh, PhD. Dr. McIntosh is the Associate ​Director of Educational & Community Supports (ECS) a research unit at the University of Oregon and the organization responsible for PBISApps.

Enhancing Equity: Making Positive Behavior Support More Durable and Effective for All

This keynote will describe how we can enhance implementation of effective PBS practices based on a number of its key principles and research on how best to put them into place.​

Conference Sessions

Thursday, March 12

Session A4, 9:30–10:45 AM

Where Do I Begin? Disproportionality and Data-Based Decision Making.

Location: Harbor Ballroom III

Learn how to use discipline data (e.g., office discipline referrals, suspensions) in forming solutions for racial and ethnic disproportionality in school discipline.

Session C4, 1:30–2:45 PM
Strategies and Tools to Address Discipline Disproportionality Within School-wide PBIS
Location: Harbor Ballroom III​

In this symposium, presenters from the National TA Center on PBIS Disproportionality Workgroup, including our own experts, will share materials for school and district teams to use to reduce racial/ethnic disproportionality and enhance equity in school discipline.​

Friday, March 13th
Session F7, 8:30–9:45 AM

Monitoring Individual Student Supports (Tier III)

Location: Burroughs

Learn how to implement individualized (Tier III) progress monitoring with a specific focus on data systems guidelines.

Session G6, 10–11:15 AM
Collecting and Analyzing Data for Tier II and Tier III Student Supports
Location: Buckingham
An overview for district-level decision makers about the web-based applications provided by PBISApps used to support and monitor school-wide PBIS implementation across a district. The applications include: SWIS, CICO-SWIS, ISIS-SWIS, PBIS Assessment, and PBIS Evaluation.

Exhibiting in the Grand Ballroom Foyer​

Look for the green table cloth! Visit us at our table in the foyer outside the Grand Ballroom to:

  • Learn how our applications work within your school or have your questions answered.
  • Pickup research briefs to enhance your understanding of various topics.
  • Enter a drawing for a scholarship to a SWIS facilitator certification training.
  • Be featured on our social media talking about PBIS is your building!​

Visit the APBS 201​5 website to find out more about the conference and for a full list of presentations.

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