2019 Agency Coordinators Training

Aug. 1-3 | Boston

News

PbS 25th Anniversary Spotlight: History of PbS -
An interview with PbS executive director Kim Godfrey by College for Social Innovation fellow Erika Cadena for PbS’ 25th Anniversary Celebration ...
Friday, January 17, 2020
Family Visitation, Behavioral Incidents, and Staff Safety Concerns in Juvenile Correctional Facilities -
Performance-based Standards (PbS) recently published a research brief written by Jennifer Woolard, PhD and Alyssa Mikytuck, MPP, of Georgetown U...
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Understanding What Makes Justice-Involved Youths Prepared and Ready for Reentry -
In Performance-based Standards’ (PbS) latest brief, Understanding What Makes Justice-Involved Youths Prepared and Ready for Reentry, Executive D...
Monday, November 11, 2019
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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

4 Feb

Announcement of Available TTA to Improve Juvenile Reentry Programs' Capacity for Data Collection, Analysis and Reporting

On Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST, Performance-based Standards (PbS) and the National Center for Juvenile Justice (NCJJ) will host a w...

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Publications

Understanding What Makes Justice-Involved Youths Prepared and Ready for Reentry
This November 2019 report highlights the significance of collecting perception data from youths about their preparedness for reentry.
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Reducing Isolation, A Report on the Key Findings of National Isolation Data
This June 2019 report highlights key findings on the use of isolation and room confinement including historical trends and changes in PbS data.
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