RTI Action Network on TeacherTube
The RTI Action Network
now has a channel on TeacherTube. Because YouTube is blocked by several school districts, our TeacherTube channel
gives teachers and district leaders an opportunity to use our video resources during the work day.
NCRTI Resource: Response to Intervention (RTI): Funding Questions and Answers
The National Center on Response to Intervention is pleased to announce a new resource, Response to Intervention (RTI): Funding Questions and Answers
. This document provides written responses from the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) on the use of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) funds for the implementation of RTI and answers eight commonly asked questions on funding RTI. For additional information from the U.S. Department of Education on RTI, Title I, Title III and CEIS funds, see the talking presentation, "Implementing RTI Using Title I, Title III, and CEIS Funds: Key Issues for Decision-Makers."
NASSP 2011 Annual Convention
The National Association of Secondary School
Principals's (NASSP) 2011 Annual Convention & Exposition is taking
place from February 24-27, 2011 in San Francisco, California. The goal
is to develop strategies for building leadership capacity, enhancing
school culture, and improving student performance.
Visit the RTI Action Network
in Booth #223. For more information, visit the NASSP 2011 Annual Convention Web site
NCRTI Webinar: The Essential Components: Data-based Decision Making
In this National Center on Response to Intervention (NCRTI) webinar, "The Essential Components of RTI: Data-based Decision Making," Dr. Amy Elledge provides an overview of the process of data-based decision making and the different types of decisions that can be made with screening and progress monitoring data in order to identify students in need of additional instruction and assessment. View this webinar from the Web site
or download it to your MP3 or other mobile device to watch on the go. After watching, e-mail your questions to RTIWebinars@air.org
. A live online chat will take place on February 24th from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET. At this time, Dr. Elledge will answer the questions submitted via e-mail as well as any additional questions that come up during the online chat. To participate, go to the NCRTI Web site
and click on "Join our Live Chat." Note that this will not be available until 15 minutes prior to the beginning of the chat.