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2017 - 2018 Special Education Performance Grants

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2017-2018 Special Education Performance Grants: School-Based Behavioral Health

The Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education is pleased to announce the availability of the following special education performance grants for the 2017-2018 school year.

1. Establishment of School Wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (SWPBIS)

The purpose of the competitive grant is to:

  1. Support the establishment of a continuum of School Wide Positive Behavioral Behavior Interventions and Supports (SWPBIS) that focus on universal prevention, strategic intervention (secondary intervention), and/or intensive service delivery or crisis management needs of school-aged students (tertiary intervention).

Award Amount: $10,000.

Click on the links below to access the Request for Application (RFA) and Application Package.

Applications are due by 3:00 PM, September 15, 2017.

For more information contact Tina Lawson at tlawson@pattan.net
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2. Expansion of School Wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (SWPBIS)

The purpose of the competitive grant is to:

  1. Support the expansion of a continuum of School Wide Positive Behavioral Behavior Interventions and Supports (SWPBIS) that focus on universal prevention, strategic intervention (secondary intervention), and/or intensive service delivery or crisis management needs of school-aged students (tertiary intervention). Competitive preference will be given to applications that focus on one (1) of the following areas for expansion: Installation of Universal Screeners; Integration of the Student Assistance Program and the SWPBIS tier two core team; Installation of Youth Mental Health First Aid; Expansion of SWPBIS into secondary school settings; or Interconnecting School Mental Health and SWPBIS.

Award Amount: $10,000.

The Request for Application (RFA), Application, and Date of Submission to be announce. Please check this site regularly for updated information.
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3. Rehabilitation for Empowerment, Natural Supports, Education and Work (RENEW)

The purpose of the competitive grant is to:

  1. Support the establishment of RENEW is secondary school sites. RENEW is a structured school-to-career transition planning and individualized wraparound process for youth with emotional and behavioral challenges. The 16-17 grants are competitive and will be awarded to applications that frame one of the following three priorities: 1)First time establishment of a RENEW program in a school-based setting; 2) Expansion of an existing RENEW program; 3) Establish in inter-agency agreement with any one of the following regional agencies as to serve as an adjunct member of the school-based RENEW Tertiary –level Team: Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, County-Based Office of Mental Health, County-Based Office of Intellectual Disabilities, County-Based Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs.

Award Amount: $5,000.

Click on the links below to access the Request for Application (RFA) and Application Package.

Applications are due by 3:00 PM, October 6, 2017.

For more information contact Mike Minor at mminor@pattan.net; Sielke Caparelli at scaparelli@pattan.net; Karen Grammas at kgrammas@pattan.net; or Kristen Starosta@pattan.net
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