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(2010, March 29). Positive behavior support program at March Elementary School being considered as a model for Pennsylvania educators. Retrieved July 17, 2013, from:

Crowley, M. (2016, June 7). Conneaut Valley Team honored statewide for positive behavior programs. The Meadville Tribune. Retrieved from:
Donovan, S. (2014, April 5). St. Stephen’s keep punitive measures out of focus. Triblive News. Retrieved from:

Gibbons, G. (2016, March 21). Mental Health First Aid event at the Luzerne Intermediate Unit provides options for children in crisis. Times Leader. Retrieved from:
Graham, K. (2015, October 6). A Philly schools program draws international praise. Te Inquirer. Retrieved from:
Ostrander, B. (2017, October 25). Pizza, parents and PBIS. The Daily Review. Retrieved from:
Panizzi, T. (2013, October, 30). Kerrtoberfest at Sharpsburg’s Kennedy Park a big hit with students, staff, community. Retrieved November 11, 2013, from:
Santoni, M. (2018, March 26). Betsy DeVos visits Johnstown, makes goof on promise to visit struggling schools. TribLive. Retrieved from:
Toni, H. (2018, May 16). Student lounge rewards good behavior at Beth Center Middle School. The Retrieved from:

Wind, K. and Hall, S. (2014, October 19). Schools see positive change from behavior program. The Retrieved from:
Valteau, C. (2013, April 20). Local schools, community can make progress against violence: PennLive letters. PennLive. Retrieved from:
Voices from the Field: Interview with Nancy Thompson and Janine Figiel [Web log interview]. (2018, April 24). Retrieved April 30, 2018, from:
Yerace, T. (2016, March 22). Highlands School District assessments go beyond academics. Trib Review. Retrieved from:
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Norton, A. (2012, October, 16). Study gives school behavior program a good grade. Reuters. Retrieved from: