PAX Good Behavior Game Online Initial Teacher Training
PAX Good Behavior Game Online Initial Teacher Training provides current teachers with training in all the classroom strategies of PAX GBG in an individualized online format. This allows individual teachers joining PAX schools or others who need to gain experience in PAX GBG in a short time period to learn evidence-based practice in an interactive online experience. This is the foundational training of PAX GBG and ensures proficiency in each of the PAX Kernels as well as the PAX Game. In addition to implementing strategies, teachers learn the importance of a nurturing environment and its effects on trauma, self-regulation, and mental health outcomes throughout the lifespan. Teachers also learn about the role they can play in supporting the students that are most affected by environmental influences. For this training, teachers receive a PAX Kit that provides all the materials necessary to carry out PAX GBG in their own classroom including the PAX GBG Manual. Teachers also receive training on utilizing the PAX Up! App for implementing and monitoring their use of PAX GBG in their classroom. Upon conclusion of this training, teachers will have the skills necessary to begin their PAX GBG implementation the very next day. PAX GBG Online Initial Teacher Training also demonstrates how PAX strategies integrate seamlessly into existing tiered-intervention and additional school-wide procedures.