This helpful guide outlines direct, clear, and practical strategies for simultaneously implementing DI and RTI. Included are in-class assessment strategies, sample lessons, and troubleshooting tips.
Chapter 1: Principles of RTI and Implications in the Classroom
Principles of RTI and Implications in the Classroom
Students come to us at all levels from all different backgrounds, experiences, and abilities. We cannot ignore these differences and assume all students are ready for page 1 on the first day of school. We also cannot deny that others come to us thirsty for the information on page 250 on that same day. Despite these differences, the same instrument will measure all these students on a given day. They will all compete for jobs in the same workplace on a given day as well. Teaching is an amazing challenge!
What is RTI?
While RTI is currently one of the most talked-about initiatives in education, it remains one of the greatest mysteries ...