Gibson Elementary is an evolving PBIS School.
A major component of PBIS is that we are consistently defining, teaching, reinforcing, and monitoring positive behaviors.We take a proactive approach to school-wide discipline. This initiative is meant to reinforce the positive behaviors of scholars doing what is expected of them as well as supporting scholars who need extra assistance to reach the school wide expectations of showing PRIDE.
PRIDE stands for
E= ExcellenceWhy does Gibson use Positive Behavioral Interventions & Support (PBIS)?
A. It is based on research
B. It uses data to support changes
C. It sets high expectations for appropriate behaviorD. It follows a team approach to problem solving and implementationPositive Aspects of PBISScholars are rewarded for positive behaviors with Den Dollars and Den Checks. Scholars are able to visit the PBIS Store once a month and spend their Den Dollars on items in the store. Once a quarter, scholars can also spend their Den Dollars to attend a quarterly celebration. Classes can earn Den Checks which earn the entire classroom incentives.