Infrastructure & Support Mechanisms

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    Prevention Focus

    Understanding that MTSS is a framework intended to prevent all students, including students with disabilities, from experiencing educational deficits

    Leadership Teams

    Teams that possess the knowledge, resources, and organizational structures necessary to operationalize all components of MTSS in a unified system to meet the educational needs of all students

    Frameworks

    Educational frameworks informed by research-based materials that detail the components that comprise educational innovations

    Professional Development

    Institutionalized and structured learning to assist teachers in continuously examining, reflecting upon, and improving instructional practice, data-based decision making, and delivery of interventions

    Schedule for MTSS Practices

    A schedule that details the a timeline for meaningful implementation and maintenance of a multi-tiered system of supports

    Master Schedule

    District-wide and school-wide schedules that are aligned to support multiple levels of intervention based on student need with adequate additional time built in for intervention

    Resources

    Sources and materials that enable consistent implementation and maintenance of a multi-tiered system of supports

    Fidelity/Accountability System

    Adherence to the implementation and maintenance of a multi-tiered system of supports over an extended period of time

    Communication

    Informing all stakeholders of the development and provision of educational innovations within a multi-tiered system

    Equity

    Commitment to reducing disparities in an intentional manner that directly addresses and reduces barriers to learning and teaching