Understanding Behavior Tools
MPACT has several tools to help guide you to understand your child’s behavior and the impact that it may have on his or her education. Below you will find helpful sample forms, sample letters, and fact sheets that will provide you with information on behavior intervention and support, bullying prevention.
How does a parent talk with their child about bullying? This fact sheet offers valuable information that can help.
Could your child be bullying others? Would you know? Once you found out, would you know what to do? This fact sheet offers some information that can help. [pdf-embedder...
This fact sheet offers a comprehensive look at Missouri state laws that address bullying.
This fact sheet lists 10 suggested steps to follow when parents choose to formally notify school administrators about their concern of harassment based on the child’s disability. [pdf-embedder...
This is a comprehensive list of bullying resources.
Functional Behavior Assessment
This is an example of how to write a letter to request that a Functional Behavior Assessment be conducted on your child.
This fact sheet takes an in-depth look at functional behavioral assessment (FBA).
The Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports is funded by the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) to provide information, training, support, and guidance to the nation on addressing behavior problems in research-based and effective ways. They offer information in English and in Spanish.