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Thank you for your interest in PBIS!  Please follow these steps to learn more about PBIS in Vermont. Use this checklist to track completion of training and implementation readiness steps. This checklist needs to be submitted to Anne Dubie at [email protected] at least two weeks prior to training. If you have any questions, contact your VTPBIS State TA. Contact Anne to determine who your TA is.

STEP 1: Learn More – Explore one or more of the following methods to learn about PBIS

  • Identify an exploration team, including an SU/District point of contact, building principal and other school personnel to:
    • Attend the Annual VTPBIS Leadership Forum (Optional)
  • You may also contact your VTPBIS State TA (Contact Anne to determine who your TA is).
    • The VTPBIS Technical Assistance Person is a representative of the State VTPBIS Team who is available to help schools navigate the process of preparing for VTPBIS School-Wide Implementation. You may contact the VTPBIS TA Person to seek assistance with the following:
      • Understanding which VTPBIS trainings and workshops to attend
      • Completing of the VTPBIS Readiness Checklist (included in the Intent to Implement Application)
      • Linking with other schools in Vermont who have implemented PBIS
      • Planning the VTPBIS presentation to school faculty and staff
      • Understanding and using the pre-implementation VTPBIS data tools (School-wide Evaluation Tool; Self-Assessment Survey, etc.)
      • …and More!!!
        • Once a school team has attended the VTPBIS Leadership Team training, coaching supports will be available to SU/Districts to provide more direct support and consultation around VTPBIS Implementation.

STEP 2: Get Started

STEP 3: Complete Readiness Activities

STEP 4: Coordinator Orientation Webinar – Online Training

STEP 5: First Steps to Implementation – Online Training

  • As a leadership team, complete the VTPBIS First Steps to Implementation online module series. The links to these modules will be sent to you after we receive your Intent to Implement Application.
  • Register and pay for your team to attend one of the Universal Trainings if you haven’t already done so; See Step 7.

STEP 6: VTPBIS Baseline Evaluations

  • Complete your School-wide Evaluation Tool (SET) prior to attendance at the training;
  • Prepare your school staff to complete the online Self-Assessment Survey (SAS). You will be receiving your school’s account number and instructions for completing this survey.

STEP 7: Universal Leadership Team Training

STEP 8: Follow-Up Coaching

  • Your State TA will help you arrange with a VTPBIS for 10 hours of follow-up implementation coaching to help install PBIS at the Universal level.

STEP 9: Universal Learning Series – Recommended Professional Learning

For additional Professional Learning Opportunities, please visit the Professional Development Calendar or contact your SU/SD Coordinator, Coach, or State TA!