Supports for Families
Please note office hours are intended to provide real-time technical assistance to educators, caregivers, parents, and students. Technical assistance is not legal advice. Specific questions concerning a student’s special education program or the laws relating to the provision of services in a child’s IEP (Individualized Educational Program) should be directed to ConsultLine at 800-879-2301
Testing your system:
Participants are encouraged to test your computers/devices prior to the date of the web conference using https://zoom.us/test
, and to seek local assistance if you encounter difficulty.
Date/Time: Please email to set up an appointment.
Email for Questions: To set up an appointment, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pennsylvania Department of Education
PBIS at Home
- PaTTAN Behavior Video Playlist -- 2020 -- The PaTTAN Behavior Video Playlist via YouTube showcases short videos dedicated to supporting students and families during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
- Student to Student 2020: Making it Happen! -- Students from across Pennsylvania showcase healthy habits during the quarantine, with regards to academics, behavior, and social-emotional wellness.
PaTTANpod - ABC's of Increasing Graduation Rates - PaTTAN consultants Dr. Laura Moran, Diane Funsten, and Mike Minor talk about the indicators for graduation and how to best support students, kindergarten through high school, in reaching this milestone. (Duration: 25 min)
- PaTTANpod - Collaborating with Families: Effective Family Engagement - PaTTAN consultant, Dr. Nikole Hollins-Sims, shares how schools can effectively engage families and break down barriers for student success. (Duration: 17 min)
- PaTTANpod - Social Emotional Learning Cultivating Essential Life Skills - Social-Emotional Learning needs to be deliberate and explicit in teaching pro social behavior, coping strategies, emotional regulation, and problem solving skills. Kelly Perales shares why this explicit instruction is needed and how we can go about conducting this instruction. (Duration: 23 min)
Please access session materials & recordings here.
Behavior Bytes Coffee Break!