RTI Assessment Essentials for Struggling Learners

Author: John J. Hoover
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452238340
Format: PDF
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Covering universal screening, progress monitoring, and diagnostic assessment for special education, this resource presents a comprehensive overview of assessment for struggling students within RTI.

Response to Intervention

Author: John J. Hoover
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 9780137034833
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Designed as a blueprint for improving abilities and to provide research-based curriculum and evidence-based interventions to all K-12 learners, this new book empowers educators to select, implement, differentiate and evaluate the curricula and interventions necessary to meet the needs of all learners. The nine chapters in this book are designed to collectively produce six primary outcomes: Describe the critical role of curriculum implementation in RTI models Deliver research-based curriculum and evidence-based interventions with fidelity Lead or contribute to RTI curriculum implementation decision-making teams Apply learner progress data to make necessary curriculum adjustments Apply five key components of curriculum in teaching and learning Describe connections between response to intervention and special education decisions. The book's three sections I. discuss the foundation for implementing multi-tiered RTI curriculum, II. Provides models for making effective RTI team decisions through collaboration among educators, and III. Emphasize the critical role differentiated instruction assumes within multi-tiered instruction, along with the significance of study skills, learning strategies and culturally responsive teaching to meet the RTI curricular needs of all learners. The book features several highly practical features: Learner outcomes listed at the beginning of each chapter; Application suggestions provided at the end of each chapter; Numerous tables and figures to visually illustrate important concepts; Twenty-five reproducible forms and guides for application of the book's content in the classroom and school environments; and Presentation of numerous evidence-based interventions, screening and assessment practices, and study skills and learning strategies. Written for educators most directly involved in classroom instruction, Response to Intervention Models: Curricular Implications and Interventions will equip teachers with the tools they need to successfully deliver high-quality core instruction to all students, with a strong knowledge of RTI and the expertise about curriculum under their belt.

RTI for Diverse Learners

Author: Catherine Collier
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412971624
Format: PDF, ePub
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Provides guidance for teaching culturally and linguistically diverse students within the response to intervention (RTI) framework through the use of two hundred instructional interventions.

Grading Exceptional and Struggling Learners

Author: Lee Ann Jung
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452269424
Format: PDF, Docs
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A powerful model for helping struggling students succeed How can you ensure that you are grading your exceptional students fairly? Teachers receive very little guidance for grading students with disabilities, English learners, and those receiving services through a response-to-intervention (RTI) process. This practitioner-friendly book provides an effective framework for assigning grades that are accurate, meaningful, and legally defensible. The authors’ easy-to-follow, five-step standards-based inclusive grading model helps teachers: Determine appropriate expectations for each student Understand the differences between accommodations and modifications Grade based on modified expectations Communicate the meaning of grades to students and their families

Linking Assessment to Instruction in Multi tiered Models

Author: John J. Hoover
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780132542678
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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With a unique classroom focus," Linking Assessment to Instruction in Multi-Tiered Models, 1e" shows teachers how to direct multi-tiered instruction and adjust their teaching based on screening, monitoring and diagnostic achievement scores. Beyond a theoretical perspective, this two-part text explores the multi-tiered instructional model found within the RTI framework and how to best implement it in the classroom setting. It includes reading, writing, and mathematics interventions that can be used for core Tier 1 instruction, supplemental Tier 2 supports and intensive Tier 3 interventions. Throughout the book, its emphasis is on using assessment data to make important instructional decisions that meet learner needs. Features Speaks directly to the classroom teacher by showing them which evidence-based interventions should be attempted in multi-tiered models prior to referral to special education. Links achievement data with evidence-based interventions so teachers know how to adjust their instruction once assessment information is available. Covers reading, writing, and mathematics interventions in a single volume so teachers have numerous, structured instruction strategies right at their fingertips. Includes chapter overviews, key terms, and numerous figures, tables, charts and guides to make strategies more applicable. Offers 96 interventions to use in multi-tiered instruction including: o 16 proven classroom and instructional management techniques o 27 evidence-based reading, writing, mathematics structured interventions o 30 proven student study skills and strategies o 23 research-based reading, writing, mathematics curricula to meet learning needs

Response to Intervention in Math

Author: Paul J. Riccomini
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412966353
Format: PDF, ePub
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Provides educators with instructions on applying response-to-intervention (RTI) while teaching and planning curriculum for students with learning disabilities.

Simplifying Response to Intervention

Author: Austin Buffum
Publisher: Solution Tree Press
ISBN: 1935543679
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The sequel to Pyramid Response to Intervention advocates that a successful RTI model begins by asking the right questions to create a fundamentally effective learning environment for every student. RTI is not a series of implementation steps, but rather a way of thinking. Understand why bureaucratic, paperwork-heavy, compliance-oriented, test-score-driven approaches fail. Then learn how to create a focused RTI model that works.

RTI in the Classroom

Author: Rachel Brown-Chidsey
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1606232975
Format: PDF, ePub
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Written expressly for teachers, this book is jam-packed with tools and strategies for integrating response to intervention (RTI) into everyday instruction in grades K-5. Numerous real-world examples connect RTI concepts to what teachers already know to help them provide effective instruction for all students, including struggling learners. Drawing on extensive classroom experience, the authors: *Present color-coded intervention recipes for all three tiers of RTI implementation. *Provide hands-on tools and 50 reproducibles, with a large format and sturdy wire binding for ease of use. *Explain the core features of RTI and what they look like in action. *Describe evidence-based instructional methods for reading, writing, math, and behavior. *Show how to fit assessment and progress monitoring into the busy school day.

Mindful Assessment

Author: Lee Watanabe Crockett
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781942496885
Format: PDF, Docs
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It is time to rethink the relationship between teaching and learning and assess the crucial skills students need to succeed in the 21st century. The authors assert that educators must focus assessment on mindfulness and feedback for improvement, framing assessment around six fluencies students need to cultivate. The book provides scenarios, lessons, activities, and assessment rubrics. Benefits Discover the essential fluencies and skills students need for success in the 21st century. Examine different kinds of assessments and their focuses, strengths, and weaknesses. Gain assessment rubrics for evaluating students' skills in the fluencies. Access sample lessons and projects that support the fluencies. Employ the Solution Fluency Activity Planner to help students develop the fluencies they'll need to succeed in the 21st century. Contents Preface Introduction: Lessons from the Dojo Approaches to Assessment Structure of the Fluencies Assessment Framework Solution Fluency Assessment Framework Information Fluency Assessment Framework Creativity Fluency Assessment Framework Media Fluency Assessment Framework Collaboration Fluency Assessment Framework Global Digital Citizen Assessment Framework Epilogue: Where Will You Go from Here? Appendix: Glossary of Command Terms

Response to Intervention

Author: William N. Bender
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452285683
Format: PDF, ePub
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Discover a resource that shows teachers how to implement RTI in the classroom! This practical guide helps educators understand the tiers of the Response to Intervention (RTI) process, as well as how to implement interventions and utilize the results to modify existing instruction for students in the classroom. With vignettes, examples, and reproducible forms based on the problem-solving and standards-based approaches to RTI, this accessible handbook gives teachers the tools to: Document the existence or nonexistence of a learning disability Monitor individual student progress Plan specific follow-up interventions based on a learner's needs Implement strategies to support students' success