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This webinar, co-hosted by REL Northeast and Islands and REL West, reviewed state-level RtI policies and supports in 16 states.


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Kenwyn Derby

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WEBINAR (archived): Response to Intervention Policies in 16 States

January 28, 2010


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Response to Intervention (RTI) can be both a system for providing early interventions to struggling students and a special education diagnostic tool for evaluating and identifying students with specific learning disabilities. In this webinar, researchers at REL Northeast and Islands (REL-NEI) and REL West discussed their review of state education agency (SEA) policies and supports for RTI in 16 states: Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Illinois, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont, Rhode Island, and Washington.

PRESENTERS:

Natalie Lacireno-Paquet, REL-NEI; Senior Program/Research Associate, Learning Innovations at WestEd; co-author, “Features of State Response to Intervention Initiatives in Northeast and Islands Region States”;

Kristin Reedy, REL-NEI; Director, Northeast Regional Resource Center (NERRC), Learning Innovations at WestEd; co-author, “Features of State Response to Intervention Initiatives in Northeast and Islands Region States”; and

 

Thomas B. Parrish, REL West; Managing Research Scientist, American Institutes for Research (AIR); and

Jenifer Harr-Robins, REL West; Senior Research Scientist, American Institutes for Research (AIR);

co-authors, “The Status of State-Level Response to Intervention Policies and Procedures in the West Region States and Five Other States.”

MODERATOR:

Carole Urbano, REL-NEI; Technical Moderator, Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)


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