Accessible and comprehensive, the Practical Handbook of Multi-Tiered Systems of Support shows how to build a schoolwide multi-tiered system of support (MTSS) from the ground up. The MTSS framework encompasses tiered systems such as response to intervention (RTI) and positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS), and is designed to help all K-12 students succeed. The authors discuss every component of an MTSS from effective instruction to the role of school teams, implementation in action, assessment, and data-based decision making. Practitioner-friendly features include reflections from experienced implementers and an extended case study.
By Rachel Brown-Chidsey and Rebekah Bickford. 2016. 346 pages. ISBN 978-1-462522-48-4. #S6190.