Arkansas THRIVE is a collaborative project funded through American Rescue Plan to support districts in efforts in developing and sustaining a Multi-Tiered System of Support, so students have access to the personalized academic, behavior, and mental health supports needed to be successful.
- GOAL 1: To increase coordination of efforts that support behavior and mental health services and programs.
- GOAL 2: Increase capacity in developing and sustain evidence based Multi-Tiered Systems of Support that address
behaviors through a system of positive behavioral supports.
- GOAL 3: Develop the infrastructure that will best support the needs of the whole child.
DESE will host Cohort 1 of AR THRIVE Leader Academy in the summer of 2022. More information about this opportunity can be found at COM-22-136.
THRIVE AR Leader Academy - DESE will host Cohort 1 of AR THRIVE Leader Academy in the summer of 2022. More information about this opportunity can be found at COM-22-136.
THRIVE AR Leader Presentation
Additional cohorts will open in the fall and spring. Additional training for district leadership teams and teachers will begin in the 2022-2023 school year.
For more information, please contact:
Hope Worsham, ESSER Program Director
Office of Deputy Commissioner
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)