Response to Intervention (RTI)

In this feature series, Sandra is going to explore the topic of RTI. She’ll lead us through several best practices, case studies and pitfalls of the RTI process.


Making Sense of RTI

This post explains some of the most important overarching principles of RTI and some of the most common misconceptions. 


An Overview of the RTI Tiers

This post leads the reader through a case study. In the case study, readers see how a struggling reader named Janiah would move through the RTI process, while getting increasingly targeted reading supports to meet her needs. 


RTI in Action: Collecting Meaningful Data

Is your school either implementing RTI for the first time or are you thinking about rebooting your program? If so, this article will explain which types of data are most important to collect, in order to group your students effectively.


RTI in Action: Using Data for Student Placement

In this article, readers are led through a life-like case study where you’ll have the opportunity to determine how you would sort students into the correct intervention based on their specific gaps.