Resources and Information Links


Illinois Family Engagement Framework Guide (a guide for Illinois school districts, schools, and families)

Illinois Statewide Technical Assistance Center (ISTAC)
Thomas Dishion, Arizona State University, National PBIS Leadership Forum, October 2012: Changing the Ecology of Youth Development: Empowering

Schools/Families by Coordinating PBS Practices

Illinois PBIS Network Glossary of PBIS Abbreviations & Terms

National TA Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports

IllinoisParents.org (resources for families and schools to strengthen school communities)
Academic Development Institute (ADI) (resource for families, schools and communities)
- "The Community of the School" (published by ADI)

Resources For Families

Illinois State Board of Education Student & Parent Information

Illinois State Board of Education Parent's Page

PACER Center Info for Parents

Effective Behavior Management Guide for Parents (offering information on: Four Basic Management Practices, Strategies for Getting Involved with and Supporting Your Child's School, Top Ten Positive Behavior Tips, References for Further Information)


Resources For Schools

Parent Engagement - 35 Ways

Getting Parents and the Community Involved

Family Involvement Checklist