Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Sports fans know Dwight Howard as Superman for donning a red cape at the 2008 Slam Dunk Contest and winning with superhuman dunks. He became PbS’ superhero last year by inspiring youths in facilities to be their best. Last month, PbS got to say thanks.

News

Sacramento Kings Foundation Visits Youths at Sacramento County Youth Detention Facility -
Volunteers from the Sacramento Kings Foundation and the Northern California Construction Training worked hard beautifying the facility for Cesar...
Friday, June 23, 2017
Center for Educational Excellence in Alternative Settings (CEEAS) is Announcing the Next Round of Openings for College Now -
Next round of openings for College Now: Applications due June 30th! Center for Educational Excellence in Alternative Settings (CEEAS) is excited...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Nine Finalists Selected for the 2017 PbS Barbara Allen-Hagen Awards Overcame Seemingly Insurmountable Challenges -
Challenges facing staff and leaders working in juvenile justice facilities can seem daunting: getting kids to stop fighting, convincing staff to...
Friday, June 16, 2017
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About PbS

Performance-based Standards (PbS) is a data-driven improvement model grounded in research that holds juvenile justice agencies, facilities and residential care providers to the highest standards for operations, programs and services.

Events

29 Jun

Engaging Employers–A Sector-based Approach to Employment for People with Criminal Records

On Thursday, June 29 at 2 PM EDT, the National Reentry Resource Center will host a webinar entitled, "Engaging Employers–A Sector-based Approach...

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29 Jun

Conducting a Comprehensive Process Analysis and Inventory of Services for People with Mental Illnesses in Jails

On Thursday, June 29 at 2 PM ET, the Stepping Up partners will host a 75-minute webinar entitled, "Conducting a Comprehensive Process Analysis a...

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Publications

PbS Perspective January 2017
A summary of PbS data from October 2016.
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Using PbS Data and New Resources to Prevent and Monitor Sexual Victimization and Harassment
A summary of PbS data and resources for PREA.
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