SY036: Merging PBS and RtI: Florida Multi-Tiered System of Supports Project

Friday, February 21, 2014 3:30 PM–4:50 PM

Description:

This symposium showcases Florida’s effort to integrate academic and behavior support systems into a unified Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) across the state, district, and school level. Representatives from statewide PS/RtI and PBS projects will highlight how ongoing collaborative efforts have resulted in development of a comprehensive MTSS. Essential MTSS components will be examined, including leadership, coaching, evaluation, family/community engagement, data-based problem-solving, and district action planning practices. Materials, references, and resources will be shared.

Speaker(s):

Amanda L. March, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; George Batsche, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Amber J. Brundage, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Clark H. Dorman, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Brian T. Gaunt, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Beth Hardcastle, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Kelly D. Justice, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Don Kincaid, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Devon R. Minch, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Kevin M. Stockslager, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL