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KSDE 2013: MTSS: Increasing Achievement for ALL Students

Brown, D. and Stindt, S. (2013, November). MTSS: Increasing Achievement for ALL Students. KSDE Annual Conference, Wichita, KS.      Tags: State Conference, SC

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August 07, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

None

NASDSE 2013: A Multi-State Perspective of MTSS: Achieving Results for All Students

Brown, D., Davis, K., Nantais, M. Stindt, S. (2013, October). A multi-state perspective of MTSS: Achieving results for all students. National Association of State Directors of Special Education 75th Annual Conference and Business Meeting. Atlanta, GA.Click here to view a recording of this pres...

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August 07, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

None

Regional Workshop: Leadership Roles in the Effective Implementation of MTSS

Kansas MTSS Project Staff. (2014, Spring) Regional Roundtables: Leadership Roles in the Effective Implementation of MTSS. Multiple Locations Across Kansas.  State Conference, SC

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August 07, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

None

KSDE 2013: Differentiation-It's Not just for Students

Guidrey, S., Davis, C., and Sipe, S. (2013, November). Differentiation-It's Not just for Students. KSDE Annual Conference, Wichita, KS.    tags State Conference, SC

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August 07, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

None

KSDE 2013: Empowering Families in a MTSS

Wiedemann, T. and Groff, J.,  (2013, November). Empowering Families in a MTSS. KSDE Annual Conference. Wichita, KS.    Tags State Conference, SC

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August 07, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

None

5 Social and Behavioral Interventions in 1 Day

5 Social and Behavioral Interventions in 1 DayTags: State Conference, SC

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August 07, 2017

Topic

Behavior, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

All Ages

RTI/MTSS: We all know the terms, but what does high quality instruction look like in practice?

Sprick, R., Guthrie, N., & Riley, C. (2016, September 25). RTI/MTSS: We all know the terms, but what does high quality instruction look like in practice?  Council of Administrators of Special Education and the National Association of State Directors of Special Education. Milwaukee, WI.Keyn...

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August 07, 2017

Topic

College/Career Ready Standards, Specially Designed Instruction

Age

All Ages

CEC 2014: Brave New World

Brown, D. & Stindt, S. (2014, April).  Brave New World: Integrating Reading and Behavior Interventions in an Inclusive Setting. Council for Exceptional Children Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA. National Conference, CEC

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August 07, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

None

2016 SPDG National Meeting: Evaluation Briefs: Disseminating Evaluation Data

Haag, K., Davis, K., Gaumer Erickson, A. (2016, October 12). Evaluation Briefs: Disseminating Evaluation Data. 2016 SPDG National Meeting, Washington, DC. How do we get stakeholders to actually read evaluation reports? How do we use evaluation data to build a...

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August 02, 2017

Topic

None

Age

All Ages

Elementary and Secondary Education Act Evidence-Based Practices

Presentation from 2017 Summer Leadership Conference

Updated on

August 01, 2017

Topic

School Improvement

Age

Elementary (K − 6), Early Childhood (Birth − K), High School (9 − 12)

Sustaining Effective Building Leadership Teams

Presentation from 2017 Summer Leadership Conference

Updated on

August 01, 2017

Topic

School Improvement

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

2016 Kansas MTSS Math Conference

2016 Kansas MTSS Math ConferenceTags: State Conference, SC

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August 01, 2017

Topic

Mathematics, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

All Ages

Making Informed Decisions in MTSS Using Family Engagement Data

This Ignite presentation was presented by Jane Groff at the National State Personnel Development Grant Conference in Washington, DC in October 2016. An Ignite presentation is 20 slides and each slide is only 15 seconds long. The presentation is a total of 5 minutes with 10 minutes of follow up qu...

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July 31, 2017

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages

FY18 Special Education Administrators' Guide and Resources

This Guide  was created for new and veteran special education administrators to help navigate websites, adhere to due dates and deadlines and connect them to TASN and KSDE resources necessary to find success fulfilling the state and federal requirements of special education. Topics included a...

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July 20, 2017

Topic

Kansas Integrated Accountability System (KIAS), Compliance/Guidance, APR Indicator Data Collection, Special Education MIS Data Collection, Emergency Safety Interventions, LRE and Inclusion, Significant Disproportionality

Age

All Ages

Snapchat Coaching: Using Snapchat to Provide Feedback

Gain ideas on how snapchat might be used to support teacher development. 

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June 29, 2017

Topic

School Improvement, Instruction

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Kansas Leads the World in the Success of Each Student

This session will provide attendees information on Elementary and Secondary Education Act programs (ESEA) and using evidenced-based practices to support students in reaching their academic goals. Some of the changes in ESEA under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) will be presented as wel...

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June 29, 2017

Topic

School Improvement

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Making INformed Decisions in MTSS Using FAmily Engagement Data

This PowerPoint begins with the explanation of an Ignite presentation. Then there are 20 slides that rotate every 15 seconds. The notes for the PowerPoint are in another PowerPoint presentation called Notes for Making Informed Decisions in MTSS Using Family Engagement Data.  

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June 27, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Notes for Ignite Presentation: Making Informed Decisions in MTSS Using Family Engagement Data

These are the notes for the 20 slides in the Ignite PowerPoint. Each of the 20 slides is allowed 15 seconds that rotates automatically.

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June 27, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Making INformed Decisions in MTSS Using Family Engagement Data

Measuring the degree to which families are engaged and then using that data for targeting improvement can be challenging. In this Ignite presentation: the newly developed 15 item Family Engagement Survey (Noonan, Gaumer Erickson, & Groff, 2015) will be shared and how it was used by schools im...

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June 26, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

All Ages

Engaging Families in Middle and High School Using the Individual Plan of Study

The Individual Plan of Study (IPS) process provides a fresh opportunity for schools to engage families in their student's career development in middle school and high school when families can become unsure of their educational roles. Including families in the IPS process engages them in the caree...

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June 26, 2017

Topic

None

Age

All Ages