We invite you to explore creative, research-based and evidence-based systems and practices to help make your instruction, interventions, assessments, and learning environment the most effective for ALL students.
- Engage in interactive virtual sessions, keynotes and/or facilitated networking discussions!
- Connect with a variety of researchers, practitioners, and other conference participants!
Please register by June 18, 2023
Transformative Systems Through Equity - What are your powers?
Dr. Nikole Y. Hollins-Sims
A large component of transformative systems change is dependent upon an adopted foundational framework. MTSS is the framework to leverage equitable practices. This session will describe the power of equity, inclusion and belonging to create positive student outcomes.
Creating Equity for All Through MTSS – Tier 1
Dr. Bradley C. Niebling
When it comes to multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS), oftentimes most of the attention is paid to Tiers 2 and 3. Making sure the right assessments and interventions are in place, and that we provide students that need help those interventions as quickly as possible. This sense of urgency is necessary. If students need help, we cannot delay getting them that help. With that being said, have you ever wondered “what exactly is supposed to happen for Tier 1 within an MTSS?” As it turns out, an effective Tier 1 is necessary for Tiers 2 and 3 to be effective. Furthermore, an effective Tier 1 is one of the most important things schools can ensure to promote equity for all the students they serve. This session focuses on what it takes to grow an increasingly effective Tier 1, ensuring that schools do what it takes to promote equity for all