Randy Sprick's Safe & Civil Schools – Practical Solutions, Positive Results!

Presentations Across the Country by Randy Sprick and Associates

Of the many presentations and workshops offered by Randy Sprick and Safe & Civil Schools associates, those listed below may accept public registration.

Please note that registration at each of the following events may be limited and/or may involve a fee. Contact the agency listed under each event for more information and availability.


Free Webinar: Climate and Safety Surveys
January 24, 2017
1 pm PT (2 pm MT, 3 pm CT, 4 pm ET)

Randy Sprick explains how to use the perceptions of staff, students, and parents to guide your school improvement process. Results from these surveys can assist in setting meaningful and measurable goals to improve safety, respect, inclusiveness for all the school’s stakeholder.


2017 Alaska RTI/Elevating Effective Instruction Conference
January 28–29, 2017
Anchorage, AK

SCS trainers Tricia McKale Skyles and Tricia Berg will present at the sixth annual event sponsored by the Alaska Staff Development Network.


ACSA (Association of California School Administrators) Every Child Counts
February 1-3, 2017
Anaheim, CA

Randy Sprick will present “Positive Climate to Reduce Referrals, Suspensions, and Improve Achievement” on Friday, February 3, from 8:30–10:00 am (Marquis Northwest).

"We Can’t Teach Them If They Aren’t in School: Addressing K-12 Absenteeism and Truancy” by Jessica Sprick is scheduled for Wednesday, February 1, 2:45–4:15 pm (Grand Ballroom C&D).


Free Webinar: Bullying Solutions: Universal and Individual Strategies
February 7, 2017
1 pm PT (2 pm MT, 3 pm CT, 4 pm ET)

Bullying is a pervasive problem that negatively affects all students, including those who bully, those who are targeted, and bystanders. Jessica Sprick introduces new resources from Pacific Northwest Publishing that guide you through a multitiered approach that encompasses universal procedures, strategies for intervening with students who bully, and strategies for intervening with students who are targeted.


Solutions to Classroom Behavior Problems: Prevention and Intervention
February 9, 2017
Sublette, KS

Kansas educators can join Randy Sprick for a day-long presentation at the SWPRSC Conference Center. Register here.


Free Webinar: Tough Kid Tier 2 Interventions
February 16, 2017
1 pm PT (2 pm MT, 3 pm CT, 4 pm ET)

Bill Jenson, author of The Tough Kid Series, discusses two practical, evidence-based strategies for dealing with tough problems. The Tough Kid On-Task in a Box is for kids who lack concentration, are unfocused, or are focused on anything but instruction. The Tough Kid Electronic Home Notes brings school-to-home collaboration into the digital age through the use of the Google platform. Send a custom home note via email and view progress-monitoring charts automatically.


NASP Annual Convention
February 21-24, 2017
San Antonio, TX

Randy Sprick will present a special session on "Safe & Civil Schools: Evidence-Based Approaches to Behavior Support." Also be sure to visit Safe & Civil Schools at Booth 226 and our publishing partner Pacific Northwest Publishing at Booths 222 and 224.


Midwest Symposium for Behavior Disorders 2017
February 23-25, 2017
Kansas City, MO

Safe & Civil Schools trainers Jessica Sprick and Tricia Berg will present a session on "Highly Structured Systems for Positive Reinforcement and Corrective Consequences."

They will also conduct a half-day presymposium workshop: Practical Program Design for Behavioral Classrooms: Addressing Intensive Behavioral Needs.


Free Webinar: The Magic Is in the Instruction
March 6, 2017
1 pm PT (2 pm MT, 3 pm CT, 4 pm ET)

Explicit Instruction has proven effectiveness for teaching a range of facts, strategies, and concepts. In this webinar, Dr. Anita Archer will introduce, model, and discuss instructional procedures for teaching facts (what we know), strategies (how to do something), and concepts (what is something) using examples across domains and grade levels.


ASCD EMPOWER 17
March 25–27, 2017
Anaheim, CA

Annual conference focuses on empowering educatos to create their own personalized professional learning experiences.

Join Randy Sprick on Monday, March 27, from 1–2 pm for a session on "Creating a Continuum of Behavior Support and Establishing a Positive School Climate."

Jessica Sprick will present on March 27 from 8–9 am on "Addressing Absenteeism and Truancy: Schoolwide Prevention and Individual Intervention."


CEC Annual Convention
April 19-22, 2017
Boston, MA

CEC 2017 features over 500 sessions, workshops, town halls and more so you can make the most of your professional development. Visit Safe & Civil Schools at Booth 829.


2017 ACSA North State Conference
April 28-30, 2017
Reno, NV

Jessica Sprick will present "Designing a Comprehensive Bullying Prevention and Intervention Program" at the ACSA Regions 1, 2, 3, and 4 North State Spring Conference.


Free Webinar: Superheroes Social Skills for Students With ASD and Others
May 5, 2017
1 pm PT (2 pm MT, 3 pm CT, 4 pm ET)

This webinar focuses on the evidence-based practices of teaching children on the autism spectrum effective social skills that enable them to make and keep friends. Dr. Bill Jenson will review research on the challenges and failures of traditional methods of teaching social skills to children and describe effective strategies such as video modeling, self-management, fast hands animation, and "sticky" generalization interventions.