National Resources

The National Technical Assistance Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports

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The National Technical Assistance Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and SupportsThe Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention for Young Children web site -opens in a new window has been established by our Office of Special Education Programsthis information will open in a new window. (U.S. Department of Education) to define, develop, implement, and evaluate a multi-tiered approach to TA that improves the capacity of states, regions, districts/coops, and schools to establish, scale-up, and sustain the PBIS framework. More information here: http://www.pbis.org/about-us

Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention for Young Children

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TACSEI - The Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention for Young Children, is a five-year grant made possible by our Office of Special EducationU.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs information -opens in a new window Programs (U.S. Department of Education). TACSEI takes research that shows which practices improve social-emotional outcomes for young children with, or at risk for, delays or disabilities and creates FREE products and resources to help decision-makers, caregivers, and service providers apply these evidence-based practices.

The conceptual model TACSEI uses to deliver this important information is the Pyramid Model framework for promoting social-emotional competence and addressing challenging behavior.

State Implementation and Scaling-up of Evidence-based Practices (SISEP) Center


The State Implementation and Scaling-up of Evidence-based Practices (SISEP) Center is a national technical assistance center funded by our Office of Special Education Programs (U.S. Department of Education).
The SISEP Center provides technical assistance to:

  • Increase knowledge of evidence-based implementation supports for evidence-based practices in states, districts, and OSEP funded technical assistance centers
  • Establish implementation infrastructures in state local education agencies to support full and effective use of evidence-based approaches to education
  • Establish implementation capacity in technical assistance centers and projects funded by OSEP.

SISEP also provides the following resources through the National Implementation Research Network:

The Active Implementation Hub
Free online training, workgroups, evaluation & planning tools for you and your team.
Additional Resources
Briefs and presentations from the SISEP Center.