Events

The Northwest PBIS Network hosts a range of events for educators, administrators, PBIS/MTSS coaches, and support staff, including mental health providers. The many different types of events are designed to meet you where you are at in implementation and our coaches have real world education experience; we know what it’s like to work in schools!

To help meet your short and long term goals, we provide a) individual district and school contracts; b) participation in learning cohorts; c) short term learning series; d) networking communities of practice; e) drop in webinars; and f) evaluation/ auditing services. 

Join us in a learning event this year, or contact [email protected] for a free consultation to get you started. 

Professional Development Opportunities for the 2022-2023 School Year

Our web events are open to ALL members of the educational community, regardless of region. 

If your team can’t attend live, and will be listening to the recordings, email us for coaching options that fit your schedule!

All times listed are Pacific Time & all paid series are recorded, so you can listen at your convenience. 

Opportunities with our Partners in Education Support

Mental Health Integration in Multi-Tiered Systems of Support

Northwest PBIS Network can help your staff prioritize mental health and wellness! Through generous funding by Trillium Behavioral Health,  NWPBIS is providing FREE services to Lane Co. Schools and Districts:

  1. Individually developed, reasonable, action plans for mental health integration. 
  2. Walk-throughs, data review, and a brief interview to identify areas of strength and needs related to universal prevention. 
  3. Structured webinar-based coaching to support implementation of your action plan! (Webinars beginning in November) 
  4. Evaluation plan developed, and supported by NWPBIS staff. 

Co-hosted by Lane County Prevention office and Northwest PBIS Network, these events are made possible by generous funding from Trillium Behavioral Health.

Email [email protected]

Spring 2023 Early Childhood Leadership Series

Join a cohort of preschool directors and program leaders to learn about program-wide implementation of the Pyramid Model framework! Participants will learn about and use tools for evaluating and developing implementation action plans. Participants will also be able to learn from other programs, bring back problems of practice, and gain familiarity with free tools and resources. 

$40 per session and ORO CEU’s

Learn More and Register Here

TIER 1

Your Positive Foundation

Tier 1 Team Community of Practice

Join our team each month for our PBIS Community of Practice. We will hold cohort Zoom-in sessions where you can get your questions answered, monitor progress on implementation, receive ongoing technical assistance and problem-solving, and learn from your peers about what is working for them. This will also prepare your team to continue with implementation progress and begin to do the work to add a strong Tier 2 system to your PBIS program. 

Who Should Attend? 

Tier 1 Team members, team leads, school and district coaches.

Webinar Dates, 3:30-4:40 pm PT

  • October 4 

  • November 1 

  • December 6 

  • January 3, 2023 

  • February 7

  • March 7 

  • May 9

 $150 for the Full year and 7 educator CEU’s

Tier 1 Team Training Overview and Readiness - Recorded Resource

Is your Tier 1 Team ready to re-boot your PBIS program? Do you have all the pieces in place to get your PBIS program started?

View this overview to help get ready for an excellent 2022-2023 year of PBIS and Behavior Support!

Who Should Watch? 

Tier 1 Team/members, Administrators, Parents, Educational Assistants: Whether you are just stepping into Tier 1 of PBIS or needing to refresh your established PBIS program, this free webinar will review critical features of Tier 1 readiness to maximize the likelihood your PBIS systems are successful. 

Webinar and Materials FREE, available HERE!

If your team is interested in Tier 1 Team Training email us at [email protected].

 

MTSS for School Leaders: Investing in the Tiers and Supporting School Staff

A comprehensive Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) fosters the collective efficacy needed to create an effective, resilient, and responsive school community that meets the academic, behavioral, social, and emotional needs of EACH and EVERY learner.

This series will provide leaders the foundational knowledge to identify steps needed to implement and maintain a comprehensive MTSS.  This professional learning series is designed specifically for administrators.  We will use the Zoom platform to network in real time.  Meetings will be recorded.  Recordings and accompanying materials will be made available on our website for future reference. 

Cost: $250 for full series

Who Should Attend Any administrator at the school or district level implementing PBIS, MTSS, or RTI. Bring your Coach as well! Coaches also welcome

Webinar Dates, 3:30-5pm PT:

10/25/2022
11/29/2022
1/31/2023
4/4/2023
5/30/2023

$250 for the full series and 7.5 educator CEU’s

Classroom Basics for the New Teacher

Join us for “micro” PD on some of the tried and true teaching practices. If you are new to the field, or new to your district, these mini-series will help you lean on what works in the classroom. Our masterful trainers have decades of experience supporting general and special education settings and are ready to support you! 

Who Should Attend?

New teachers, teachers with emergency credentials, long term substitute teachers, administrators, mentor teachers (who are supporting new teachers), teachers working at a new grade level, specialists (Music teacher, PE teacher, etc.). 

Webinar Dates 3:30-5pm PT

Series 1) Getting Started: Teach, Practice, Reinforce, The Power of Routines, and Classroom Rules 

  • September 27, 2022

  • October 11, 2022 

  • October 25, 2022 

Series 2) Reset for Winter: Relationships and Avoiding Power Struggles, Revisiting Rules and Routines, Dignified Discipline 

  • January 10, 2023 

  • January 24, 2023 

  • February 7, 2023 

Series 3) Spring Booster: “Dosing up” the Structure 

  • April 4, 2023

  • April 18, 2023

  • May 16, 2023

$250 per Series

15% discount if you register for all three series. 

Resources included, and sessions will be recorded for asynchronous viewing!

4.5 Educator CEU’s per series

De-escalation, From Prevention to Response

This two-part series is a MUST attend for adults working in education!  Dr. Billie Jo Rodriguez brings her experience as a school psychologist and behavior analyst and breaks down powerful prevention and response strategies.  Part 1 will focus on understanding why escalations occur and how to prevent them. Part 2 will focus on powerful strategies to respond to behavioral escalations.  

Who Should Attend

Educators, para-professionals, administrators, PBIS/MTSS coaches, counselors, bus-drivers, family members, and substitute teachers! 

Live Meeting/Webinar Dates (sessions will be recorded for asynchronous viewing)

  • February 16th, 2023 3:30-4:45pm PT
  • February 23rd, 2023 3:30-4:45pm PT

 

$150 for the series 

PBIS on the Bus- Winter Session

How do we extend Tier 1 PBIS onto the bus? School wide behavior expectations shouldn’t stop at the school door, let’s help all students have positive experiences on the bus and know what to expect when they are getting a ride to and from school.

January 3, 2023 8:30am-11:30am on Zoom 

$150 for the session and 4 Educator CEU’s

Why are you still doing that? Using the ABCs of behavior to enhance equitable student outcomes

Do you feel frustrated by misbehavior that seems to occur on repeat? Do you want to understand why behaviors happen and how to prevent, replace, and respond to challenging behaviors? If you’re looking to increase equity in your social behavior responses and would like to learn more about WHY behaviors occur, this series is for you. 

Who should attend? 

Educators, including teachers, assistants, administrators and others working with children, will leave each session with practical, hands-on strategies for understanding and improving student (and educator) success. Behavior specialists and PBIS coaches or building administrators are also invited, anyone working with students who would like more information and tools in their behavior support toolbox!

 

Winter Webinar Series 4:15-5:30 pm PT

  • January 11, 2023
  • January 25, 2023 
  • February 22, 2023
  • March 8, 2023
  • March 22, 2023

$250 for the full series 6.25 Educator CEU’s

    TIER 2

    Targeted Success!

    Tier 2 Team Series: Overview and Readiness - FREE!

    Tier 2 Teaming Check-In Check-Out: Overview and Readiness with  Dr. Billie Jo Rodriguez

    Are you ready to move into Tier 2 Intervention Implementation? Whether you are just stepping into Tier 2 or needing to update your Tier 2 knowledge, register and receive this free on demand webinar to review critical features of Tier 2 readiness to maximize the likelihood your Tier 2 intervention systems are successful. We will review the foundation of a solid Tier 1 PBIS System as a key aspect of Tier 2 success, and then we will review key features of readiness related to visibility, leadership, political support, funding, training & coaching capacity, and implementation and outcomes evaluations. Additionally, we will do an overview of Check-in Check-out (CICO) as a foundational Tier 2 intervention within PBIS.

    Register to receive the free recorded webinar 

    Who Should Attend?  

    Tier 2 Teams/members-Teams should be composed of administrators, teachers, clinicians, support staff, and other stakeholders interested in improving school climate, supporting all students and staff and continuous improvement.

    Watch the webinar on your time and then register to attend the Tier 2 Check In Check Out series and the Tier 2 Small Groups Series 

     

    Tier 2 Team Series, Part 1: Check-In Check-Out, Fall Series

    This five-part series will walk school and district Tier 2 PBIS teams through the eleven critical features of a successful Check-in Check-out (CICO) system. We will discuss the rationale for Tier 2 systems, including the reasons CICO is a critical foundational Tier 2 PBIS practice (i.e., it is the most researched efficient and effective intervention for elementary and middle school students, including built in data features for evaluation), ensure participants have a solid understanding of CICO practices and systems (beyond just point cards!), and review common pitfalls and lessons learned from school-based implementers’ experiences. This series will include lots of examples/materials for teams to utilize as templates when creating their own CICO systems. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about critical features, action plan, and bring implementation questions to the series.

    Who Should Attend?  

    Tier 2 Teams/members -Teams should be composed of administrators, teachers, clinicians, support staff, and other stakeholders interested in improving school climate, supporting all students and staff and continuous improvement. 

    This series will be helpful if you are preparing to implement or looking to improve Tier 2 implementation. 

    Webinar Dates, 10:00-11:15 am PT:

    • October 6 & 20
    • November 3 & 17
    • December 1  

    $1450 for your Tier 2 team or $300 per individual

    6.25 Educator CEU’s

    Tier 2 Team Series, Part 2: Small Social Emotional Skill Groups, Winter Series

    This five-part series will walk school and district Tier 2 PBIS teams through the critical features of a successful Tier 2 system. We will discuss the rationale for Tier 2 systems, including how small group social/emotional skills instruction can be an effective Tier 2 PBIS practice, ensure participants have a solid understanding of social skills practices and systems (beyond just direct pull-out teaching), and review common pitfalls and lessons learned from school-based implementers’ experiences. This series will include lots of examples/materials for teams to utilize as templates when creating their own Tier 2 systems. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about critical features, action plan, and bring implementation questions to the series.

    Who Should Attend? 

    Tier 2 Teams/members – Teams should be composed of administrators, teachers, counselors/clinicians, support staff, and other stakeholders interested in improving school climate, and supporting all students, particularly those identified as at-risk, for continuous improvement.

    Webinar Dates, 4:15-5:30 pm PT

    • January 18
    • February 1 & 15
    • March 1 & 15 

    $1450 for your Tier 2 team or $300 per individual

    6.25 Educator CEU’s

    TIER 3

    Intensive Supports

    Functional Behavior Assessment & Behavior Intervention Planning, Fall Series

     Functional Behavior Assessment & Behavior Intervention Planning

    Do you feel frustrated by misbehavior that seems to occur on repeat for individual students that exceeds your Tier 1 and Tier 2 supports? Do you want to understand why behaviors happen and how to prevent, replace, and respond to challenging behaviors? If you’re looking to increase equity in your social behavior responses and would like to learn more about how behavior is communication, this series is for you. We will provide tools, resources, and practices to build your skills. Participants will leave each session with practical, hands-on tools and strategies for conducting FBAs to understand and improve student (and educator) success.

    Who Should Attend? 

    Educators and support staff who are serving in roles to lead teams in both informal and formal functional behavior assessments. Also appropriate for district and school administrators seeking a better understanding of the process to ensure best practices are followed to support students and staff alike. 

    Webinar Dates, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm PT: 

    • October  20 
    • November 3 & 17
    • December 1 & 15

    $300 for the series, 7.5 Educator CEU’s

    Coaches and Support Staff!

    New Coaches and Behavior Specialists Series, Year Long Support

    Are you new to the role of PBIS coach or would you like to refresh your PBIS skills? This series will support school and district PBIS coaches in developing and refining their skills through regular networking, reviewing tools and strategies to support PBIS implementation, and question and answer time. Coach skills will include data-driven decision making, relationship building, trust building, effective communication, and collaboration skills within PBIS and/or MTSS.

    Who should attend?

    New PBIS/MTSS coaches, or veteran coaches who would benefit from a refresher on the basics, and beyond. This series will also be helpful for veteran coaches working in a new district. 

    Webinar Dates 11:30 am-1:30 pm PT

    • September 12 
    • November 14
    • January 23
    • April 10

    Webinar Dates 12:30 pm- 1:30 pm PT

    • October 17 
    • December 12
    • February 27
    • May 22

    PLEASE Note, the times vary by month: On alternate months, we will meet from 12:30-1:30 or 11:30-1:30. The earlier start time will include veteran, exemplar coaches to share and network around a specific topic.

    $300 for two people for the full series

    Virtual Coaches Network, Year Long Support

    Coaches Network Meetings highlight Year-At-A-Glance (YAAG) activities, share collective resources & examples, as well as timely reminders for evaluation. We discuss both school and district implementation activities and coaching. We will use breakout rooms this year to allow for regional and/or topical conversations and networking.

    Join us as we build positive relationships across the region, and share how we can individually, and collectively work smarter!

    Who Should Attend? 

    Any district, or school-based PBIS/MTSS coach, administrator, or team lead.  

    Cost: FREE!

    Webinar Dates 11:30 am-12:30 pm PT

    • September 12 
    • November 14
    • January 23
    • April 10

     Free!

    SWIS Community of Practice- FREE!

    New Community of Practice! -Free!

    PBIS Applications and NWPBIS are excited to announce the launch of a brand new facilitator community of practice for the Pacific Northwest! This community of practice aims to provide a supportive space for SWIS Suite facilitators to receive support, discuss challenges, and brainstorm shared solutions. The CoP is an excellent opportunity to learn from talented people across the PNW facilitator community. 

    We are looking forward to discussion topics such as continuous improvement, coaching, data-based decision-making, and resources for facilitator support. Hearing stories from other facilitators will provide thought provoking conversations and provide inspiration for new ways of tackling everyday challenges! 

    Who Should Attend?

    We invite our new and experienced SWIS Suite facilitators to join this new community of practice and together we can expand our knowledge to help support each other. Facilitators from the PacNW and beyond are all welcome!

    Live Meeting/Webinar Dates, 4:00pm-5:00pm PT:

    • September 13
    • November 1
    • January 24th
    • April 11th
    • May 30th

    Free!

    Did you know?

    The Oregon Educator Network maintains a calendar of professional development opportunities all over Oregon?