Website Change: Please visit the Illinois Statewide Technical Assistance Collaborative (ISTAC.net)
for current information on ISTAC's behavioral support to school
districts. While that website is in development, the content onpbisillinois.orgwill remain available for schools to use.
Training/TA Requests: ISTAC's
2014-15 integrated training and technical assistance will be provided
to districts identified by ISBE as needing additional supports related
to their data on the special education state performance plan
indicators. ISTAC will be in contact with districts as they are
identified. Districts not identified for ISTAC support are welcome to
participate in ISTAC regional training events as they are added
to the statewide calendar. Please also consider registering for the Fall Leadership Conference on MTSS.
National News:US Depts. of Ed. and Justice release federal guidance on school discipline and discrimination, emphasizing prevention and positive school environments. Visit website for guidance package and resources.