I. PURPOSE OF SCHOOL-BASED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH GRANT
The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE), Bureau of Special Education is requesting proposals from Local Education Agencies interested in establishing programming efforts for School Wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (SWPBIS) for the 2020-2021 academic year.
The purpose of the School-Based Behavioral Health Grant is to:
(1) Support the establishment of a continuum of School Wide Positive 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).
(2) Bring together educational, clinical, protective, and correctional services in a conceptually integrated, multi-tiered system of support for behavior that utilizes a continuum of preventing and intervening services.
The complete Request for Proposal (RFP) may be located here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1db_JNMf2Cn1AeBVYV4XX9J38RADGo8Nf/view?usp=sharing
Completion of the appropriate Google Form Application is required. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJ7Vyte4DlmbsfAfVeFgxCSTda2mVs7f-Rl2a2htEnek2nyQ/viewform
Additionally, to complete the application requirements: