Chat with the Experts #8 - Dr. Nikole Hollins-Sims: Three takeaways from Hollins-Sims’ experience in PBIS and equity
On April 5, we were lucky enough to be joined by Dr. Nikole Hollins-Sims, an award-winning education expert with a broad set of experience in behavior support, equity, student mental health, and education consulting.
Dr. Hollins-Sims is currently a technical assistance coordinator for the Midwest PBIS Network, having previously served as Special Assistant to the Secretary of Education at the Pennsylvania Department of Education. During the webinar, she went into detail about important data practices, the nature of bias in school discipline, common mistakes in schoolwide behavior support, and more. Let’s explore three key takeaways from the conversation.
Dr. Nikole Hollins-Sims is the lead author of the recently-released book Creating Equitable Practices in PBIS: Growing a Positive School Climate for Sustainable Outcomes. You can follow her on social media at @DrNikoleHSims and @H_SConsult on Twitter, Dr. Nikole Hollins-Sims on LinkedIn, and @dr_nikole on Instagram. To learn more about her consulting work, you can visit her website at www.hollinssimsconsult.com.