Helpful Weblinks

Safe & Healthy Schools Resources

Wisconsin PBIS Network
Resources for all things PBIS, including upcoming events, implementation tools, and a discussion board.
Wisconsin RtI Center
Links to a variety of resources to help school communities develop, implement and improve RtI systems
Teaching Minute
Here you can find video clips of teachers applying strategies to positively connect with kids and manage their behavior
WI Media Lab
Link to current videos in a variety of areas, including Wisconsin RtI stories, health, guidance topics (Dying High 2, Teen Guide to Healthy Dating, ect.)
DPI Health Education Best Practices
DPI's webpage includes health education standards and checklist and units of instruction for nutrition, dating violence, disease prevention, and more
Shaping Student Behavior
Randy Sprick, from Safe & Civil Schools, uses the acronym STOIC to discuss a framework that teachers can use to develop tools and mechanisms for improving their teaching skills.
The Teaching Channel
The Teaching Channel hosts a variety of videos for teachers. This link specifically related to classroom management.
The Teachers Guide
Classroom management strategies and resources

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

NREPP is a searchable online registry of more than 280 interventions supporting mental health promotion, substance abuse prevention, and mental health and substance abuse treatment.

DPI's List of Effective Prevention and Intervention Programs

Catalog of Environmental Prevention Strategies WYSAC (2012)

Bullying Prevention Curriculum

Bullying and Harassment Prevention in Positive Behavior Support: Expect Respect

Establishing a school-wide expectation for common respect, teaching what that means, and ensuring that all students and faculty and staff members share in the responsibility of making schools respectful settings can make a difference.

Bullying Prevention Manual from PBIS

DPI's Model Bullying Prevention Program

School Health Data and Health Indicators

Wisconsin Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
Link to the state YRBS results and log in for schools to administer online survey and access results
CDC's Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)
Link to the CDC's national (YRBSS) surveillance system. Includes an interactive chart option, fact sheets, and journal articles explaining survey research.
Wisconsin Interactive Statistics on Health (WISH)
Searchable database of health indicators by county
WI Epi Profile on Alcohol and Other Drug Use, 2010
A compilation of alcohol and other drug use data and trends from various sources with some indicators by county, released in November 2010
Data about Youth Suicide
Suicide is the second most common cause of death after car accidents for Wisconsin youth. Thirteen percent of youth reported seriously considering suicide. See more data about youth suicide here.
Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin Report
Provides detailed information about suicidal behavior, including completed suicides and attempts, by county, age, sex, race/ethnicity and other categories.
US Census
Break down local census data by demographics and county and city level-Quick Facts easiest place to do this
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