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MTSS Toolkit

Within a Multi-Tiered System of Supports, students, teachers, specialists, families, administration and community members come together in a systemic model to support the high achievement of all students. MTSS implements processes for identifying students' needs through universal screeners, and then, through Systems Thinking and an inquiry-model of problem solving, teams work together to identify  
increasing levels of instructional time and intensity where the needs of all learners are identified and supported early and in a data-driven frame.
MTSS has a foundation of high-quality first instruction and use of data to provide targeted instruction, intervention and acceleration. This model for early intervention allows for increased supports, with gradual release, to foster independence and strong relationships between all of the stakeholders that support students in Twin Rivers. 
Some of the resources below are ones that can guide the team with information, or can be used as templates.





Reflect on Systems                                    
  • FIA                                                                                                                               
Gather Site Resources
  • SWIFT Starter Guide
  • Site Resources
Gather Student Data
  • Universal Screeners
    • iREADY
    • Behavior Screener
    • SEL Screener
  • Correlation Chart
  • Lexile Ranges
Structure Supports
  • SWIFT Starter Guide
  • Structure of Supports
Set Schedule
  • SWIFT Master Schedule




Identify Area of Need

  • ELA Flowchart
  • Math Flowchart
  • Behavior/SEL Flowchart                                                                                             

Determine Targeted Instruction

  • Planning Worksheet for ELA
  • Planning Worksheet for Math
  • Planning Worksheet for Behavior
  • Planning Worksheet for SEL

Determine an Intervention

  • ELA Interventions
  • Math Interventions
  • Behavior Interventions

 Monitor Progress and Goals

  • ELA
    • SIPPS
    • Corrective Reading
    • LLI
  • Behavior Monitoring
  • Data Chat forms

 Communicate with Families

  • MTSS Letters
    • English
    • Spanish
 Plan for Transition
  • Elementary to Middle School
  • Middle to High School




 Review System for Intervention                 
  • Instructional Planning Tool
  • STOIC Checklist                                                                                                          
 Monitor for Fidelity
  • Fidelity Checklist
  • Lesson Engagement Reflection