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Purposeful Planning w:Regards to Math Practices - Brad Witzel (Pt.2)

Watch Dr. Brad Witzel lead an activity with the Kansas MTSS Math Conference Audience, highlighting critical elements of each grade band. This activity sets the stage for the importance of vertical planning within math instruction.

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Mathematics

Age

All Ages

Enhancing the Network of Connections- John Woodward- Part 1

Learning as we know it: How we process new information, retain it and why this can be difficult with mathematics. (Pt.1)KEY WORDS:: MTSS symposium video recording presentation

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Mathematics

Age

All Ages

The ABCs of CBM: A Practical Guide to Curriculum-Based Measurement Book Study

This book answers the what, how, and why of CBM and provides a practical guide for conducting curriculum-based measurement in grades K-8. Information is provided to enable teams to assess student learning in reading, spelling, writing, and math, and to graph the resulting data. The focus is on ...

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Assessment, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Reading, Mathematics

Age

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

2016 Kansas MTSS Math Conference

2016 Kansas MTSS Math ConferenceTags: State Conference, SC

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Mathematics

Age

All Ages

Purposeful Planning w/Regards to Math Practices - Brad Witzel (Pt.1)

Watch Brad Witzel introduce the importance of vertical planning for algebra readiness referencing the child's earliest stages of learning, the algebra gateway, and the current state of adult mathematical literacy.

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Mathematics

Age

All Ages

Kansas MTSS Social Emotional Learning and Behavior KESA Flier

This flier describes how the Social Emotional Learning and Behavior part of the Kansas MTSS Framework align with KESA.

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Behavior, School Improvement, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Social, Emotional & Character Development

Age

All Ages

Purposeful Planning w/Regards to Math Practices - Brad Witzel (Pt.7)

It takes a village. Listen as Dr. Brad Witzel concludes his session on the importance of vertical planning with regards to mathematical progressions. He will touch on a variety of topics quickly including the following:The lack of students constructing viable argumentsThe value of transparency th...

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Mathematics

Age

All Ages

Kansas Accreditation with Rose MTSS May 2015

Kanas Accreditation Crosswalk with Rose Standards and MTSS

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

School Improvement, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Kansas Curricular Standards, Career & Technical Education

Age

None

Response to Intervention in Math Book Study

Response to Intervention in Math.

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May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Mathematics

Age

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

2016 Kansas MTSS Symposium Videos

*Videos are in the process of being prepared for publication.

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

None

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

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

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

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...

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May 01, 2018

Topic

Family/Community Engagement, Kansas Curricular Standards, Career & Technical Education

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

May 01, 2018

Topic

None

Age

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

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.

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May 01, 2018

Topic

None

Age

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

TASN Family Engagement Training Evaluation

TASN Family Engagement Training Evaluation

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May 01, 2018

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

None

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

May 01, 2018

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages

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 ...

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May 01, 2018

Topic

None

Age

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

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

May 01, 2018

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

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

Engaging All Families Module 6 Encouraging Involvement Video

Engaging All FamiliesModule 6: Encouraging InvolvementThis is Module 6 of 10 in the Engaging All Families Series. The complete series can be found here To the right is a heading 'Included Resources". Below that heading are handouts that are referenced and used throughout this webinar.Overvi...

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages

Engaging All Families Module 5 Sharing Family Resources Video

Engaging All Families Module 5: Sharing Family Resources This is Module 5 of 10 in the Engaging All Families Series.The complete series can be found hereTo the right is a heading 'Included Resources". Below that heading are handouts that are referenced and...

Updated on

May 01, 2018

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages