Australasian Journal of Special Education
The purpose of this paper is to describe the integration of tiered interventions and supports in secondary schools, sometimes referred to as multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS). The interventions include academic, behavioural, social, and emotional supports for all students. A description of the connections across specific MTSS systems, datasets, and practices is discussed. The article addresses the implementation of MTSS through the lens of school improvement and implementation science. A case example of a school implementing MTSS is provided to highlight the strengths and challenges of MTSS in secondary settings.
Bohanon, Hank; Gilman, C.; Parker, B.; Arnell, C.; and Sortino, G.. Using School Improvement and Implementation Science to Integrate Multi-Tiered Systems of Support in Secondary Schools. Australasian Journal of Special Education, 40, 2: 99-116, 2016. Retrieved from Loyola eCommons, Education: School of Education Faculty Publications and Other Works, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jse.2016.8
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