Catalog > TIP: MTSS



Gain an understanding of the Multi-Tiered Support System (MTSS) framework that strives to ensure successful educational outcomes for all students. Learn about the data-driven problem-solving process and how to use multiple tiers to support students’ academic, behavioral, and social-emotional needs.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the six components of MTSS. 

  • Identify the characteristics of the multi-tiers for academic, behavior, and social-emotional supports. 

  • Understand the problem-solving process used in the MTSS framework. 

  • Recognize the similarities and differences between Tier 1, 2, and 3 instruction and intervention for the academic and behavioral systems. 

  • Identify various types of assessment used in the MTSS framework. 

  • Recognize that interventions must be evidence-based. 

  • Evaluate different student scenarios about academic, behavioral, and social-emotional supports to determine the appropriate next steps in the MTSS process. 

Documentation Methods

Participants must document their learning by completing the following summative.

1 Multiple Choice Exam - Learner demonstrates knowledge of content by selecting the correct answer from the choices provided.

The summative must meet 80% of the established criteria.

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