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.


Performance-based Standards Releases Issue Brief Exploring Trauma-Informed Practices in the Field -
Performance-based Standards (PbS) has published an issue brief entitled Implementing Trauma-Informed Principles and Practices: What Staff, Youth...
Friday, December 14, 2018
Congress Passes JJDPA -
On December 13, 2018, Congress passed a resolution reauthorizing the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA). From the Coaliti...
Thursday, December 13, 2018
PbS Awarded 2018 OJJDP Reentry Grant -
This September, PbS was selected as the recipient of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP) 2018 grant for Improvin...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
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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.


20 Dec

Faith-Based Mentoring

On Thursday, December 20, 2018, at 1:00 PM EST, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership will host a 75-minute webinar entitled, "Faith-Based ...

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Implementing Trauma-Informed Principles and Practices: What Staff, Youth and Families Say
This issue brief explores the perceptions of youth, staff and families regarding the implementation of trauma-informed principles and practices.

PbS Perspective July 2017
A summary of PbS data from April 2017.