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Evidence-based practices that can be used within the school building.


Behavior and reading impact a student’s ability to learn. The strategic integration of the two within a multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS) framework promotes learners' success. One element of MTSS is the continuum of practices provided for students across three tiers. Find tools and resources for implementing behavior and reading supports and interventions in each tier.

The information found here supports information provided at our training sessions. Teachers and school administrators should use this section as a reference when introducing MTSS into their schools.

Continuum of Supports

A triangle is used to illustrate the broad base of tier 1 supports gradually narrowing to the targeted but more intensive tier three supports. Tier 1, tier 2, and tier 3 supports are also known as universal, targeted, and intensive supports respectively.

Tiers of supports visualized as a triangle - Universal or Tier 1 at the bottom, targeted or Tier 2 in the middle, and intensive supports or Tier at the top

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