Multi-year, state-wide, capacity-building initiative 

District teams trained in legally defensible Functional Behavior Assessment and Behavior Intervention Plans 

Regional training and on-site coaching for each BX3 team

24 school districts are currently participating in BX3

Training series focused on building basic behavioral knowledge  


Instructional and behavioral strategies


Can fit within your existing tiered system of behavior supports 

Evidence-based interventions and high-leverage practices in special education.

Individual-student referrals

Technical assistance and staff training provided for student referral

Addresses severe/dangerous behaviors

Assists with Autism Identification


Behavior Support Specialists (BSS) are consultants with expertise in the area of behavior. In affiliation with the Arkansas Department of Education, Special Education Unit, we provide technical assistance and professional development to promote positive behavioral outcomes for students. A BSS is located at each Education Service Cooperative (ESC) in order to meet the needs of each district in the state of Arkansas. Four of the consultants also serve as Co-coordinators for our consultant group. Contact information, along with the regions that each Co-Coordinator serves, Contact Us tab. Our services are provided at no cost to the school district.

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