Written in a practical format with lesson plans and examples, this book gives middle school teachers a streamlined strategy for merging differentiated instruction and RTI.
Chapter 4: Tier 1—Curriculum and Instruction
Tier 1—Curriculum and Instruction
One of my closest friends whom I grew up with spent his life flat-lining. For the first years in school he aced every exam and every class without ever having to put in effort or study. His vocabulary was remarkable. He was consistently earning grades between 97% and 100%. By his sophomore year in high school he was flat-lining, but now the scores were between 0% and 40%. Did he fail, or was it the educational system that failed him?
Quality Core Curriculum
One of the major premises of Response to Instruction/Intervention (RTI) is the need for a quality core curriculum to be solidly in place. One of the foundational principles of differentiated instruction (DI) is that the process starts ...