Improve School Climate

  • Increased Attendance
  • Decreased Discipline Referrals
  • Increased Involvement in Extra/Co-Curricular Activities

Web Resources

Social/Emotional Needs and Support

Social and Emotional Needs Session 1

  • Target Audience: TEA design Transformation and TEA design Turnaround grant awardees.
  • This session discusses what social and emotional needs and support are and why this is critical to the academic success of students.


Social and Emotional Needs Session 2

  • Target Audience: ONLY TEA design Transformation grant awardees.
  • This session looks at considerations to make when selecting a social worker or communities in schools to help enhance social and emotional support and services for students.

Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS)

  • Target Audience: ONLY TEA design Transformation grant awardees
  • This session will provide an overview of PBIS and indicate the impact that PBIS will have on the Critical Success Factors. Information on forming a PBIS team and data collection will also be shared.
  • Schoolwide Positive Behavior Supports Handout