Are you prepared for the RTI evolution?
This comprehensive toolkit will bring you up to speed on why RTI is one of the most important educational initiatives in recent history and sets the stage for its future role in teacher education and practice. The authors demonstrate innovative ways to use RTI to inform instruction and guide curriculum development in inclusive classroom settings. Your RTI implementation team will find strategies, techniques, and checklists for evaluating existing programs and implementing RTI effectively. The text's broad perspective includes:
A concise description of RTI's history and evolution; A leadership framework for school and district administrators; Applications in reading and literacy, mathematics, and behavior support; Guidelines for involving parents, students, and communities
In addition, chapters address progress monitoring, instructional support teams, and creating time for RTI in middle and high schools. The text is supported by online technology links that include video, audio, and print media—everything you need to optimize RTI for the new landscape of 21st-century education.
Chapter 10: Managing Time: RTI in the Middle and High School Master Schedule
Managing Time: RTI in the Middle and High School Master Schedule
Annie is a sixth-grade student who struggles academically and is currently receiving supportive services in math. As the first marking period of the school year progressed, her team of teachers noticed that she exhibited inconsistent academic performance in math, lacked motivation, and showed minimal effort in the completion of homework assignments in other curricula areas as well. Her grades (particularly in math) began to fall, and given these concerns, both of Annie's teachers wanted to implement a Tier 1 intervention.
Annie's teachers referred her to the building's instructional support team (IST) and completed an initial background form that gave the team some pertinent ...