Implementing Response to Intervention (RTI) in Grades 6 - 12 offers many unique challenges, but this comprehensive, research-based book provides secondary school administrators with the information, resources and guidance necessary to use RTI for the benefit of struggling adolescent learners. Drawing on the latest research, the authors identify the current best practices for key components of RTI and demonstrate how school teams can work together to implement an assessment- and data-driven decision-making process for educators. Describing how all these elements can work together under the RTI framework, this book provides:. Specific guidance on building leadership capacity to make RTI implementation a success.. Case studies that illustrate real middle and high school RTI models.. Instructional strategies for tiers one, two and three.. Forms, checklists and lists of Web and print resources.
With this valuable resource, secondary school leaders can avoid potential missteps when implementing RTI and make dramatic improvements in outcomes for adolescent learners.Features. Authored - Evelyn S. Johnson.. Author Affiliation - Boise State University.. Other Author's - Lori Smith.. Binding - Paperback.. Pages - 168.. Publication Date - 01-Oct-09.. Primary Subject Code - RTI - CO0.. Copyright Year - 2009.. Item Weight - 12 oz.About the Author
Evelyn S. Johnson is an associate professor of special education at Boise State University and the coauthor of RTI: A Practitioner's Guide to Implementing Response to Intervention. She began her career in Washington in 1994 as a special education teacher and then at the University of Washington, Seattle, where her research focused on the inclusion of students with disabilities in accountability systems.- SKU: CRWN2571