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  • Dr. Lisa Sanetti receives a seed grant from Collaboratory on School and Child Health Dr. Lisa Sanetti receives a seed grant from Collaboratory on School and Child Health
    Collaboratory on School and Child Health (CSCH) recently held the FY2018 seed grant competition. Dr. Lisa Sanetti and her team won one of the grants for their project “Applying the Healthy Workplace Participatory Program to Address Teacher Wellbeing: A Mixed-Methods Pilot Study”. For more information about this project and this grant, please click the title.
  • Drs. Michael Coyne and Devin Kearns win 2017 Neag School Research Awards! Drs. Michael Coyne and Devin Kearns win 2017 Neag School Research Awards!
    This past week at the Neag School’s December faculty-staff meeting, Del Siegle, Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs, announced three recipients of the Neag School 2017 Research Awards. Two CBER scientists won the awards. Dr. Coyne was named the recipient of the 2017 Distinguished Scholar Award. Dr. Devin Kearns was named the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Early Career Scholar Award.
  • 7th Annual Northeast PBIS Network Leadership Forum: Call for Proposals 7th Annual Northeast PBIS Network Leadership Forum: Call for Proposals
    We are pleased to announce that this year’s NEPBIS Network Leadership Forum is accepting proposals for presentations. You are invited to submit proposals for the following: oral presentations, symposium sessions (10-20 minute presentations organized by the conference committee around similar themes), and poster presentations. Submission deadline: Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 
  • Enhancing Equity in School Discipline: Practical Strategies and Tools Enhancing Equity in School Discipline: Practical Strategies and Tools
    Neag School of Education's Center for Behavioral Education and Research (CBER) hosted "Enhancing Equity in School Discipline" on Nov. 9 featuring Kent McIntosh from the University of Oregon. The event was held on the Storrs Campus and was co-sponsored by the Connecticut State Department of Education and the Connecticut School Climate Transformation Grant.
  • Northeast PBIS Network hosted a summit and celebration for recently endorsed trainers Northeast PBIS Network hosted a summit and celebration for recently endorsed trainers
    The Northeast PBIS Network hosted a summit and celebration for recently endorsed trainers. To become endorsed, each trainer completed and met competencies of the rigorous Northeast PBIS Training of Trainers (NEPBIS TOT). As part of this work, each trainer demonstrated the ability to effectively train and support schools in implementing PBIS with fidelity. For more info, please click the title.
  • Drs. Allison Lombardi and Jen Freeman publish a new article! Drs. Allison Lombardi and Jen Freeman publish a new article!
    Dr. Allison Lombardi, Dr. Jen Freeman, and Graham Rifenbark (CBER research scientist and grad student) published a new article about college and career readiness for adolescents with and without disabilities. Please click the title for more info.
  • Dr. Michael Coyne will present at two upcoming events! Dr. Michael Coyne will present at two upcoming events!
    Michael Coyne will be featured presenter at two upcoming events: A conference sponsored by the The Dyslexia Foundation, "Dyslexia & Literacy: Differences within Differences” on October 13 at the Harvard Medical School, and a conference sponsored by the Connecticut Council for Educational Reform, "Leading for Literacy” October 10 in Rocky Hill. Please click the title for more info.