Posts in "Intrinsic"

5 Reasons Why PBIS Positive Rewards Work

June 19, 2015

PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support) is an approach used by school personnel to establish evidence-based behavioral interventions to help students achieve success in social, emotional, and academic areas. One of the tenets of this proactive approach to behavior management involves eliminating punishment and shifting the focus to positive reinforcement to encourage advanced student behaviors. This can… Read more

How PBIS Incentive Rewards Increase Intrinsic Motivation

May 30, 2015

PBIS is much more than a rewards program. It is true that it aims to reduce disciplinary actions and punishments in favor of more positive interventions and positive reinforcement, but that does not mean that it is only about rewarding students, or that it fails to address disruptive behavior. PBIS incentive rewards work by gently motivating students to take… Read more