By Amanda Morin
Response to intervention teams are made up of a number of people. The exact members may differ from school to school. But this overview explains who’s likely to be on the RTI team and what their roles are.
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.
At a Glance: 3 Tiers of RTI Support
FAQs About RTI
Checklist: Questions to Ask Your School About RTI
Understanding Response to Intervention
How RTI Monitors Progress
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Mar 23rd at 2:00 pm
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