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

Celebrating Outstanding Ongoing Achievements -
Every field seems to have its own version of the Oscars. Some of the best known are the Emmy Awards for television, the Tony Awards for theater ...
Friday, April 07, 2017
National Recognition of Staff and Youths from the Barbara Allen-Hagen Award -
The recognition of the Central Oklahoma Justice Center (COJC) as the 2016 Barbara Allen-Hagen award correction facility winner represented a mil...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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...
Monday, March 27, 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

9 May

How States are Innovating with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

On Tuesday, May 9 at 2 pm ET, The Council of State Governments (CSG) will host a 60-minute webinar entitled, "How States are Innovating with the...

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11 May

U.S. Paroling Authorities as Key Partners in Promoting the Governor’s Criminal Justice Policy Agenda

On Thursday, May 11 at 2 pm ET, the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and the National Parole Resource Center will host 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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