Foundations and Critical Features of School-Wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS1) (END20120)

Credits: 5 / Tuition: $350 / Non Middle Ga RESA Fee: $400.00 / No Show Fee: $50.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 25 / Current Applicants: 26
Instructor: Lara Sims
Date: 2/4/2020 thru 4/14/2020 Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: - Online class, (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 1/28/2020

Course Description

Enrollment must be approved and submitted by Professional Learning Coordinator. Please click on the following link to print and complete the Endorsement Application Forms needed for approval.     

Endorsement Application  Please have your Professional Learning Coordinator and Principal sign this form.  Also, attach a copy of your Teaching Certificate and scan and email to

 In addition to the paper application, registration must also be submitted online.  Scroll down to start your application below.


This is a job-embedded program. Candidates must practice skills with students.       


Course Description 

Course one focuses on the foundations of school-wide positive behavior intervention and supports.  Candidates will gain an understanding of the critical features of school wide PBIS and how they are implemented and assessed using a variety of tools and measures.

Course Materials

Baker, B, and Ryan, C. (2019).  The PBIS Team Handbook:  Setting Expectations and Building Positive Behavior.  Minneapolis, MN:  Free Spirit Publishing

Simonsen, B. and Myers, D. (2015).  Classwide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports.  New York, NY:  The Guilford Press 


Class Notes

This class has been closed.

Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.