Kickboard’s partnerships result in a total solution for Multi-Tiered Systems of Supports (MTSS) and Response to Intervention (RTI) approaches such as Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) and Social Emotional Learning (SEL).
Kickboard is PowerSchool’s exclusive behavior partner
PowerSchool provides innovative, K-12 education technology software fueling better school management, student growth, and family engagement. PowerSchool offers single sign-on and integrated dashboards for Kickboard users.
Kickboard is compatible with Amazon Alexa
Family members can use their voice to receive school updates through the free Alexa app or any Alexa-enabled device. School and Kickboard admins can connect Amazon Alexa to their Kickboard account to receive daily insights about teacher and student usage and positivity.
Our partner Centervention provides evidence-based, grades K-8, Tiers 2 and 3 interventions
for PBIS and social emotional learning (SEL) in the form of engaging and interactive games.
Our partner Ripple Effects provides evidence-based, trauma-informed digital interventions
to improve behavior and social emotional skills. Schools use Ripple Effects at the universal (Tier 1), targeted (Tier 2) and intensive (Tier 3) levels for PBIS and social emotional learning (SEL).
A preK-5 social emotional learning (SEL) program with a focus on family-school collaboration.
A preK-12 social emotional learning (SEL) program in use by educators in over 90 countries around the world.
A proactive and positive approach to classroom management.
SEL & Climate Assessments
Kickboard teamed up with Aperture Education to offer the DESSA System,
an assessment and intervention system featuring the nationally recognized Devereux Student Strengths Assessment (DESSA) and DESSA-mini. In addition, Kickboard users access the DESSA SEL Inventory, a curated set of 40 behaviors related to the DESSA’s eight evidence-based social-emotional competencies.
Kickboard is a member of CASEL’s SEL Providers Council
for collective learning, thought leadership and action to advance high-quality SEL implementation. Kickboard offers SEL assessment solutions aligned to CASEL’s Core SEL Competencies model. In addition, Kickboard has presented at CASEL’s SEL Exchange conference.
Schools using Kickboard have been selected numerous times to present at the PBIS annual conference.
Kickboard helps schools implement PBIS school-wide through evidence-based professional development and a software platform. Kickboards app and dashboard present in real-time the positivity ratio of both students and teachers to support the data analysis required in PBIS’s implementation guide.
We reduced disciplines by 44% in just 18 weeks. If I go to another campus and come back to ours, I can see and hear the difference. It’s so positive here and that’s changing the culture of our school. This not only improves students’ behavior but it improves their academic performance as well.
— KASIE JACKSON, ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL - DALLAS ISD