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Challenging Behaviour - Part 2

When working on reducing problem behaviour you need to be sure to deny any reinforcement related to the antecedent when problem behaviour occurs.

Here are some common reasons challenging behaviour may occur, with typical consequences we should deliver in brackets; 363 more words

Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) What is PBIS?

Unfortunately, no magic wand single-handedly works to remove the barriers to learning that occur when behaviors are disrupting the learning community. The climate of each learning community is different; therefore, a “one size fits all” approach is less effective than interventions based on the needs of each school. 728 more words


Measuring success

While much of the team’s planning and development at this stage is to do with getting the portal up and running, we can’t forget the end-game. 384 more words

Project Start-up

Setting Expectations on the First Day of School

Today was the first day of school and something amazing happened: A student walked into my intervention room and said, “That tech is picking on me!” 628 more words

Emotional Disabilities

Challenging Behaviour - Part 1

This will be part 1 of 3 on challenging behaviour. There’s a lot that could be covered, so I thought I would spread them across 3 posts to not overwhelm readers! 335 more words

Of the Titanic, the Bounty, and Other Shipwrecks

By Marco Armiero*

In this essay, environmental historian Marco Armiero presents three metaphors of the Anthropocene and discusses why words, and class, still matter. 2,827 more words


Oniontown Pastoral: The Plain Old Here and Now

Oniontown Pastoral: The Plain Old Here and Now

“How do you perform an intervention for an entire society?”Author and film critic Marshall Fine asks this astute question in his essay “ 576 more words