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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...

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages

A Family Guide to Schoolwide Positive Behavior Supports (SWPBS) - Spanish Version

Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support is a system that is developed by a school for improving student behavior. This booklet will provide families in depth information about this system.

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

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

10 Ways to Prepare Your Teen for College and Work

School staff work to teach college and career competencies in a purposeful way so that students develop these skills. Teaching these competencies in the classroom is not enough and families play a major role in developing these skills outside of school. This document will help families prepare th...

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

College/Career Ready Standards, Career & Technical Education, Family/Community Engagement

Age

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

Working Together

We hope you turn to this resource for useful, quick information throughout the year, not only in moments when you need something immediately, but also in quieter moments when you have the time and desire to learn more about how teachers and families can be real partners in helping children learn.

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

None

Age

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

Kansas College & Career Ready

Ensuring that students become college and career ready is the focus of 21st Century educators. This involves engaging students in relevant learning experiences so they are prepared for their future. This document gives an insight into helping your child become college and career ready.

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

None

Age

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

Family Engagement Survey

Family Engagement Survey

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

None

TASN Family Engagement Training Evaluation

TASN Family Engagement Training Evaluation

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

None

Kansas Family Engagement and Partnership Standards for Early Childhood

The Kansas Family Engagement and Partnership Standards for Early Childhood is a resource that provides guidance for early childhood providers and educators, families, communities, and educational systems on the effective engagement of families. It can be used by the early childhood workforce to ...

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

None

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K), Elementary (K − 6)

MTSS - Helping Your Child Grow, Learn & Succeed - Spanish Version

MTSS, the Multi-Tier System of Supports, is a framework to help schools and teachers give every Kansas child the right type of support to learn, grow and succeed. This booklet targets the area of reading.

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

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

A Family Guide to Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS) - Spanish Version

This booklet reviews the basic components of any MTSS process and includes questions you might want to ask your child's school to learn more about the MTSS process. Also included are ways you can get involved in the process and what to do and where to go if you have questions or concerns.

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

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

Attendance Matters - Elementary

Tips on what you can do to help your child succeed in school by building the habit of good attendance early.

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

None

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K), Elementary (K − 6)

Youth Suicide Awareness

The purpose of this resource is to provide families with information about the resources, the support systems and advancements being made on the national, state, & local levels to provide youth suicide awareness & prevention as well as provide families with a list of warning signs, potent...

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages

Attendance Matters - Middle & High School

Tips on how to help your stay on track in school by attending school.

Updated on

July 31, 2017

Topic

None

Age

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

KAP Predictions Page

KAP Predictions Page

Updated on

July 24, 2017

Topic

School Improvement

Age

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

2017 Co-teaching Evaluation Brief

This one-page resource provides a brief summary of the data from the TASN Co-teaching Project for the 2016-2017 School Year. It includes data from training evaluations, participant surveys as well as information from coaching sessions.

Updated on

July 21, 2017

Topic

Co-Teaching, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Coaching, Universal Design for Learning, LRE and Inclusion, Instruction

Age

All Ages

Tri-State Webinar: ASD & Mental Health: Part 2 of 2: Putting the Cart Before the Horse: Autism Treatment

This two-part series presented by, Robert Cox, MA, PLPC, NCC, will discuss issues surrounding autism and mental health. Part 1 will discuss differential diagnosis. Differential diagnosis is the distinguishing of a particular diagnosis or condition from others that present similar clinic...

Updated on

July 21, 2017

Topic

Autism, Mental Health

Age

All Ages

Tri-State Webinar: ASD & Mental Health: Part 1 of 2: When Is It Autism: Differential Diagnosis

This two-part series presented by, Robert Cox, MA, PLPC, NCC, will discuss issues surrounding autism and mental health. Part 1 will discuss differential diagnosis. Differential diagnosis is the distinguishing of a particular diagnosis or condition f...

Updated on

July 21, 2017

Topic

Autism, Mental Health

Age

All Ages

Tri-State Webinar: ASD & Numeracy: Part 2 of 2: Making Math Meaningful

This two-part series presented by Randy Ewart, M.A., will provide information on math instruction for students with autism. Ideas and strategies will be presented at all learning levels.Part 2: Randy will provide strategies for making math topics meaningful for students. Participants will dif...

Updated on

July 21, 2017

Topic

Mathematics, Autism

Age

All Ages

Tri-State Webinar: ASD & Numeracy: Part 1 of 2: Task Analysis Supporting Students with Autism in Math

This two-part series presented by Randy Ewart, M.A., will provide information on math instruction for students with autism. Ideas and strategies will be presented at all learning levels.Part 1: Task Analysis for Math Topics: Math can be difficult for students with autism. Using his expertise in m...

Updated on

July 21, 2017

Topic

Mathematics, Autism

Age

All Ages

EC Case Study: Part 3 Mindful Teaching at the Developmental Level of the Student

Part 3 of the Case Study Series

Updated on

July 21, 2017

Topic

Autism, Instruction, Early Childhood Transition

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K)