Join our A-State PBIS staff for Coaching and Technical Assistance (free!) for a virtual ZOOM session on October 20th.
PLUS this is your chance to network and learn from the other amazing PBIS Coaches throughout our state!
Please CLICK HERE to see all upcoming dates and information.


Thank you for your interest in PBIS in Arkansas! Starting in 2011, our PBIS Resource Center began providing training, coaching and support to schools in eastern Arkansas. Since then, we have expanded our support throughout the state of Arkansas, with more than 140 schools implementing PBIS. Please browse through our website for more information, resources and upcoming events.

What’s New!

The 2020 Virtual National PBIS Leadership Forum is a technical assistance activity of the Center on PBIS and provides an opportunity for the Center to share information on the latest applications of PBIS. Center Partners select and organize strands, select session topics, and invite session leaders based on content area expertise. Please click here to visit the website for detailed information topics and speakers.

Attendees must pre-register by October 16th! The cost is $50 per person to attend this virtual event online. Please click here to visit the website to register and select which sessions you would like to attend.

New Resources!


Check out the Arkansas PBIS Training Modules on the Arkansas Division of Elementary and Secondary Education website! Click here >





Spotlight on PBIS in Arkansas

Arkansas PBIS in the NEWS!

PCSSD shifts focus toward behavioral rewards rather than discipline

The school district is implementing Positive Behavior Intervention Support in hopes to see a spike in better behavior from students.

The full news article can be found on THV11’s website.

Arkansas PBIS Newsletter

See the full newsletter on the web:
PBIS Coaches Newsletter October 2020


Quick Links

Center for Community Engagement

The mission of the Center for Community Engagement (CCE) is to work with organizations to develop, implement, and sustain programs that benefit the community.  We work with an extended community. Our goal is to help provide for the intersecting needs of Arkansas State University and local, regional, state, and national organizations. Currently, the CCE is the state’s only technical assistance center for PBIS.

PBIS Schools in Arkansas

Take a look at our list of Arkansas schools implementing PBIS.

RTI Arkansas

Response to Intervention (RTI) is a multi-component, general education model, designed to identify students who may be at risk for learning or behavior challenges, offer support, and monitor progress.

PBIS National Center

Funded by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), the Technical Assistance Center on PBIS supports schools, districts, and states to build systems capacity for implementing a multi-tiered approach to social, emotional and behavior support. The broad purpose of PBIS is to improve the effectiveness, efficiency and equity of schools and other agencies. PBIS improves social, emotional and academic outcomes for all students, including students with disabilities and students from underrepresented groups.


PBISApps is a not-for-profit group, developed and operated by faculty and staff at Educational and Community Supports (ECS), a research unit within the College of Education at the University of Oregon​. ECS began in 1999 directed by Dr. Robert Horner and remains focused on the same mission: To implement practices resulting in positive, durable, scientifically validated change in the lives of individuals with disabilities and their families.​

PBIS on ArkansasIDEAS

Some valuable PBIS related courses for Arkansas schools can be found on AETN’s website, ArkansasIDEAS.