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.

MTSS for Prevention—RTI for Accurate Disability Identification
January 10-11, 2019
San Antonio, TX

This 2-day conference focuses on how to better serve at-risk students and students with disabilities as well as to better prepare all students for post-secondary and workplace environments, with attention to Child Find Issues that are customized for Texas' Corrective Action Plan.

Randy Sprick will deliver a keynote address on January 11: Positive Behavior Support as an MTSS Foundation. He will also offer breakout sessions on Classroom Management: The CORE of MTSS for Behavior and on Early-Stage Behavioral Interventions for Individual Students.

Other presenters include Mark Shinn, Nancy Marchand-Martella, Alan Coulter, and Kimberly Gibbons.

CEC 2019 Special Education Conference and Expo
Jan. 29-Feb. 2, 2019
Indianapolis, IN

Visit Safe & Civil Schools at Booth #801 and our partner Ancora Publishing at Booth #803.

Tier 2 and Tier 3 Behavior Support: Developing Protocols and Implementation Plans
Jan. 30, 9 am-4 pm
In this all-day workshop, Randy Sprick and Jessica Sprick present a multi-tier approach to behavior support that ensures that the easiest and least staff-intrusive interventions are tried first, progressing to more complex and staff-intensive interventions only if needed. Participants will evaluate the current array of Tier 2/ 3 supports in their school and develop an action plan for closing any gaps.

Attendance Considerations in Specific Learning Disability Identification
Jan. 31, 2:15 pm-3 pm
In this poster session, Jessica Sprick and Emily Bouck discuss a survey of practicing school psychologists on whether and how attendance is addressed in Specific Learning Disability (SLD) identification. Results indicate significant variability in whether and how practitioners account for attendance when identifying SLDs.

Practical Program Design for Behavioral Classrooms: Addressing Intensive Behavioral Needs
Feb. 2, 9 am-12 pm
This workshop with Tricia Berg and Jessica Sprick covers best-practice strategies for building a positive and proactive self-contained special education classroom for students with intensive behavioral needs.

Saturday, Feb. 2, 1 pm-2 pm: Chronic Absence Solutions: Schoolwide and Individual
Jessica Sprick and Tricia Berg provide practical prevention and intervention strategies that can make a dramatic difference in attendance for students in your school, especially those with special needs.

School Behavior and Coaching Conference
February 3-5, 2019
Dallas, TX

Safe & Civil Schools and the Instructional Coaching Group team up to present a joint conference with sessions on classroom management, behavior support, and instructional coaching. Randy Sprick and Jim Knight will present keynote sessions. Click here for more information and to register.

IASEA 2019 Blue Jeans Workshop
Idaho Association of School Administrators
February 7-8, 2019
Boise, ID

Randy Sprick will present a keynote address on Feb. 7. Marilyn Sprick will present Remediation and/or Academic Supports in the Classroom on February 7 also.

NASP 2019 Annual Convention
February 26-March 1, 2019
Atlanta, GA

Behavior Curriculum Protocols: An MTSS-B Roadmap for Supporting All Students
Feb. 27, 7:15 am-10:30 am
Randy Sprick, Holly Yager, and Tricia Berg describe an evidence-based approach to planning and coordinating problem-solving and intervention efforts across a district or building, specifically focusing on Tier 2 and Tier 3 supports. 

Solutions for Chronic Absenteeism
Feb. 28,1:30 pm-4:45 pm
This workshop with Jessica Sprick provides practical strategies that can make a dramatic difference in attendance for all students in your school. Learn about variables that you can manipulate to improve student attendance through universal prevention and through targeted and intensive function-based intervention. 

March 16-18, 2019
Chicago, IL

The School Leader's Guide to Tackling Attendance Challenges
March 15, 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Jessica Sprick coducts a preconference institute that covers practical prevention and intervention strategies to improve student attendance at all levels.

Behavior Support for the Whole Child: Creating a Tiered System of Support for All Students
March 16, 1:45-2:45
Randy Sprick discusses how to efficiently and effectively meet the needs of all students through a multi-tiered system of supports.

California League of Schools School Climate and Culture Conference
April 28-29, 2019
North Lake Tahoe, NV

The Essentials of Classroom Behavior Support
April 28, 8:30 am-11:30 am
This keynote session with Jessica Sprick covers how to expand your behavioral toolkit with practical classroom management strategies that will allow you to be proactive rather than reactive with behavior. Learn to apply the most promising research-based practices to your own personal teaching style and preferences and use a problem-solving framework to address specific behavioral or motivational issues in your classroom or other school settings.

Bullying Solutions: Designing Comprehensive Prevention and Intervention Plans
April 28: Lunch and Learn With Jessica Sprick
Examine essential components of schoolwide bullying prevention and a range of variables that can be manipulated to address specific bullying issues you see in your school.

Mark Your Calendar for 2019

The 2019 Explicit instruction Academy with Anita Archer scheduled for June 17-21 at the Marriott Downtown Waterfront in Portland, OR.

The 2019 Safe & Civil Schools National Conference will be held July 14-18, also at the Marriott Downtown Waterfront in Portland, OR.