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Moore, Tara C.; Maggin, Daniel M.; Thompson, Kelly M.; Gordon, Jason R.; Daniels, Stephanie; Lang, Lucinda E. – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2019
In this study, a systematic review was conducted to examine the evidence base for teacher praise for students without severe disabilities in K-12 classroom settings. Specifically, reviewers followed standards presented by the Council for Exceptional Children and the What Works Clearinghouse to evaluate the methodological quality of 30 studies…
Descriptors: Teacher Student Relationship, Interpersonal Communication, Positive Reinforcement, Evidence Based Practice
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Garbacz, S. Andrew; McIntosh, Kent; Vatland, Christopher H.; Minch, Devon R.; Eagle, John W. – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2018
The purpose of this study was to identify and examine how schools implementing schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS) were engaging families in their Tier I PBIS systems. In addition, reported implementation of practices and the availability of resources were examined in relation to fidelity of PBIS implementation.…
Descriptors: Positive Behavior Supports, Intervention, Family Involvement, Behavior Modification
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Feuerborn, Laura L.; Tyre, Ashli D.; Beaudoin, Kathleen – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2018
Classified staff are important stakeholders in schools and commonly interact with students across grade levels, subject matter areas, and physical locations--making their involvement in the implementation of schoolwide positive behavior interventions and supports (SWPBIS) essential. However, their voice, including the intentional and systematic…
Descriptors: School Personnel, Specialization, Positive Behavior Supports, Intervention
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Charlton, Cade T.; Sabey, Christian V.; Dawson, Melanie Rees; Pyle, Daniel; Lund, Emily M.; Ross, Scott W. – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2018
State and national educational leaders encourage the use of an integrated multitiered system of supports (MTSS) to improve services to students with academic and social behavior problems. Implementing and sustaining MTSS is facilitated by support from leaders in state education agencies (SEAs). The purpose of this study was to identify the…
Descriptors: Critical Incidents Method, Social Behavior, Behavior Problems, Academic Support Services
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Bowman-Perrott, Lisa; Burke, Mack D.; Zaini, Samar; Zhang, Nan; Vannest, Kimberly – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2016
The Good Behavior Game (GBG) is a classroom management strategy that uses an interdependent group-oriented contingency to promote prosocial behavior and decrease problem behavior. This meta-analysis synthesized single-case research (SCR) on the GBG across 21 studies, representing 1,580 students in pre-kindergarten through Grade 12. The TauU effect…
Descriptors: Educational Games, Classroom Techniques, Prosocial Behavior, Behavior Problems
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McIntosh, Kent; Mercer, Sterett H.; Nese, Rhonda N. T.; Strickland-Cohen, M. Kathleen; Hoselton, Robert – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2016
In this analysis of extant data from 3,011 schools implementing school-wide positive behavioral interventions and supports (SWPBIS) across multiple years, we assessed the predictive power of various school characteristics and speed of initial implementation on sustained fidelity of implementation of SWPBIS at 1, 3, and 5 years. In addition, we…
Descriptors: Predictor Variables, Sustainability, Program Implementation, Positive Behavior Supports
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McIntosh, Kent; Predy, Larissa K.; Upreti, Gita; Hume, Amanda E.; Turri, Mary G.; Mathews, Susanna – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2014
The purpose of this study was to assess the perceived importance of specific contextual variables for initial implementation and sustainability of School-Wide Positive Behavior Support (SWPBS). A large, national sample of 257 school team members completed the "School-Wide Universal Behavior Sustainability Index: School Teams", a…
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Educational Environment, Behavior Problems, Student Behavior
Rathel, Jeanna M.; Drasgow, Erik; Brown, William H.; Marshall, Kathleen J. – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2014
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of e-mailed specific performance feedback that included progress monitoring graphs on induction-level teachers' ratios of positive-to-negative communication behaviors and their use of behavior-specific praise in classrooms for students with emotional and behavioral disorders, mild intellectual…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Electronic Mail, Progress Monitoring, Graphs
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Holloman, Hal; Yates, Peggy H. – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2013
What's the forecast in your classroom? Are you forecasting cloudy with a chance of sarcasm or sunny with high expectations? A teacher's Language of Practice holds the key to creating a climate of mutual respect in our schools. This article will explore the power and promise of "teacher language," and how it can be used to…
Descriptors: Intervention, Expectation, Best Practices, Language Usage
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Marchant, Michelle; Heath, Melissa Allen; Miramontes, Nancy Y. – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2013
Criteria for evaluating behavior support programs are changing. Consumer-based educational and behavioral programs, such as School-Wide Positive Behavior Support (SWPBS), are particularly influenced by consumer opinion. Unfortunately, the need for and use of social validity measures have not received adequate attention in the empirical literature…
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Positive Reinforcement, Teaching Methods, Peer Acceptance
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Detrich, Ronnie; Lewis, Teri – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2013
It has been 10 years since No Child Left Behind (NCLB), with its emphasis on scientifically based instruction as a means for improving the educational outcomes of students, was signed into law. In this article, we review the basic tenets of evidence-based practice as they apply to education as well as the progress that has been made in…
Descriptors: Evidence, Intervention, Disabilities, Federal Legislation
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VanDerHeyden, Amanda; Harvey, Mark – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2013
This article describes the emergence and influence of evidence-based practice and data-based decision making in educational systems. Increasingly, educators and consumers want to know that resources allocated to educational efforts yield strong effects for all learners. This trend is reflected by the widespread influence of evidence-based practice…
Descriptors: Data, Decision Making, Outcomes of Education, Scientific Research
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Koegel, Robert L.; Fredeen, Rosy; Kim, Sunny; Danial, John; Rubinstein, Derek; Koegel, Lynn – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2012
The literature suggests that adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) typically are not socially engaged during unstructured school activities and do not initiate social activities with typically developing peers. This study assessed whether implementing socialization opportunities in the form of lunch clubs based around aspects of the…
Descriptors: Research Design, School Activities, Autism, Interests
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Bambara, Linda M.; Goh, Ailsa; Kern, Lee; Caskie, Grace – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2012
Identifying factors perceived to either hinder or support the implementation of individualized positive behavior interventions and supports (IPBIS) is essential for promoting sustainable practice. This survey study examined the extent to which school-based professionals (n = 293) experienced barriers and enablers and examined their perceived level…
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Barriers, Program Implementation, Individualized Programs
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Simonsen, Brandi; Eber, Lucille; Black, Anne C.; Sugai, George; Lewandowski, Holly; Sims, Barbara; Myers, Diane – Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 2012
More than 1,000 Illinois schools are implementing schoolwide positive behavior support (SWPBS) to enhance outcomes for students and staff. Consequently, Illinois established layered support structures to facilitate scaling up SWPBS. This paper describes the development of this infrastructure and presents the results of HLM analyses exploring the…
Descriptors: Student Behavior, Behavior Disorders, Academic Achievement, Mathematics Education
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