Spotlight on Response to Intervention

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On Response to Intervention

The Education Week Spotlight on Response to Intervention is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on:

  • Expanding the reach of response to intervention beyond early-literacy programs and students with learning disabilities
  • Using the best practices of RTI to help guide the Common Core State Standards
  • Applying RTI across districts and schools to boost student achievement
  • Concerns from parents on the inconsistent application of RTI
  • Efforts to establish guidelines on how students with learning disabilities are identified.

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Response to intervention began as a way to identify and teach struggling readers and special education students. It's fast becoming a way to change schooling for everyone.
March 2, 2011 – Education Week

As schools rewrite curricula, the timing is right for UDL, RTI, according to experts.
April 25, 2012 – Education Week

Educators in the Sanger, Calif., schools credit response to intervention for the district's dramatic test-score turnaround.
March 2, 2011 – Education Week

While response to intervention has won over some parents, others complain the schooling approach has delayed needed services for children with learning problems.
March 2, 2011 – Education Week

Despite its growing popularity, RTI can be an awkward fit with some of the federal grant programs used to pay for it.
March 2, 2011 – Education Week

Early-reading expert Richard Allington believes response to intervention is possibly "our last, best hope" for achieving full literacy in the United States. So why does he sound so unhopeful?
April 12, 2010 – Teacher

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