TITLE

WHAT IS RTI?

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Teacher Professional Development Sourcebook;Spring/Summer2010, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains the response to intervention (RTI) system, and provides an outline of its concepts, attributes and levels. RTI is defined as a program meant to identify and assist students with learning disabilities. Once identified, a student's particular areas of academic weakness are targeted and addressed with modified lesson plans, and their progress is monitored over a period of time. RTI functions over three levels, depending on various needs, including Tier 1 Universal Education for all, and Tier 2 and Tier 3 for those with specific needs.
ACCESSION #
52106448

 

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