By Amanda Morin
Response to intervention (RTI) is a process some schools use to identify students at risk of failing and provide targeted teaching to help them catch up. Here’s a look at the increasing levels of RTI support.
Amanda Morin is a parent advocate, a former teacher and the author of The Everything Parent’s Guide to Special Education.
Elaine M. Niefeld is a consultant and former associate director of the RTI Action Network.
FAQs About RTI
At a Glance: Who’s on the RTI Team
What’s the Difference Between RTI and MTSS?
Understanding Response to Intervention
How RTI Monitors Progress
Checklist: Questions to Ask Your School About RTI
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