Positive Behaviour Support: Connection to Social Responsibility 2 Day Workshop (NEW!)

A 2 day (with follow up day) workshop is planned for school teams on April 9 &10 in Prince George.  For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Positive Behaviour Support – Enhancing Social Responsibility Workshop (NEW!)

The Making Connection Group will be sponsoring a workshop to establish a framework for organizing school efforts to support student development in the area of personal & social responsibility.  This workshop will take place in Surrey on May 28th & 29th, with a follow up day on October 23rd.  For more information, click here.

Making Connections Conference 2015-2016 (NEW!)

The Making Connections Group is delighted to have Linden MacIntyre as the featured opening plenary speaker for our 17th Conference, October 28th, 29th & 30th, 2015.  For more information, click here.

Linden Macintyre
photo courtesy of Joe Passaretti

Confirmed speakers for the Making Connections Conference 2015-2016 (Updated)

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Dr. Rob Horner is a professor of special education at the University of Oregon and director of the Educational Community Supports. Click here for more info.

PBS Professional Development and Training for 2014-2015

For the 2014-15 academic year, a series of regional training sessions will be offered. These sessions will provide school teams with the opportunity to learn about implementation of school-wide systems as well as strategies to work with students requiring intensive support. These regional training opportunities will be posted on this website. They are presently in the planning stage and will be posted under “Training”.  To go to the training page, click here. You can also contact Don Chapman for further information: djs889100@gmail.com

Summer Coaches’ Institute for August 2015

This training, led by Dr. Kent McIntosh is intended for school and district personnel in BC who will act as coaches for schools implementing PBS. Background in PBS and PBS implementation experience is necessary. Preference will be given to Districts sending at least a team of two. Attendees must have district PBS team support and be able to assist multiple schools in their district. For more information, or to register, click here.