Welcome New Participants

We are pleased to welcome all of our newest participants to the Performance-based Standards (PbS) community. PbS is now being implemented in juvenile facilities and residential centers across 32 states.

October's data collection will include two new sites from the Wisconsin Division of Juvenile Corrections, three new sites from the Delaware Youth Rehabilitative Services Division and three new juvenile detention centers in Indiana.


Trauma-Informed Resources Available at the National Technical Assistance Center for Children’s Mental Health -
The National Technical Assistance Center for Children’s Mental Health provides several resources on trauma-informed child-serving systems. Among...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Barbara Allen-Hagen Awards Ceremony Highlights Best Work from Facilities and Programs -
“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.” The 2014 Performance-based Standards (PbS) Barbara ...
Friday, October 10, 2014
Wisconsin Division of Juvenile Corrections Participates in Blended Learning Initiative -
The Center for Educational Excellence in Alternatives Settings (CEEAS) selected the Wisconsin Department of Corrections (DOC), Division of Juven...
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
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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.


23 Oct

Juvenile Justice Reform And The Pew Charitable Trusts

The Pew Charitable Trusts will provide participants with information about the Public Safety Performance Project (PSPP). Presenters will discuss...

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PbS announces the release of a new issue brief, Family-Youth Initiative.