Multi-Tiered System of Support

  • Each school provides a layered system of support called a Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) so all students can grow academically, behaviorally, and emotionally. MTSS is a framework for continuous school improvement and uses evidence-based practices, a data-driven problem-solving model, and a three-tiered instruction/intervention model to maximize growth for all students. MTSS combines Response to Instruction (RTI) and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) into one effective and efficient approach. 

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    • All staff and students are part of a multi-tiered system of support. 
    • MTSS utilizes a systematic problem-solving model to analyze multiple pieces of data to determine how all students are responding to instruction.
    • Teams problem solve in the areas of instruction, curriculum, and environment. 
    • MTSS is a layering of academic and behavior supports.
    • All students have access to all layers of instructional supports.