Join MAIER (Maine Access to Inclusive Education Resources) and the Maine Department of Education Office of Special Services and Inclusive Education (OSSIE) for a webinar with host Dr. Rachel Brown Chidsey on multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS). This session will provide an overview of the components in a multi-tiered system of support (MTSS) and how students with disabilities can and should participate within all tiers. Participants will learn the importance of a strong Tier 1 core instruction foundation for all students as well as how targeted (Tier 2) and intensive (Tier 3) supports are provided for students regardless of dis/ability. The session will conclude with action steps that special educators can take to ensure that their students are included within all tiers of support, as appropriate.
When: February 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Audience: For all educators and administrators
Contact Hours: 2 contact hours will be provided to participants
Rachel Brown Chidsey, Ph.D. Is a nationally renowned expert in multi-tiered systems of support for academics, and inclusive teaching practices. She has more than 25 years of experience in education and has authored dozens of articles, and many books on supporting struggling learners and students with disabilities. She is currently the president of the Maine State Council for Exceptional Children.
This session will be recorded and available on the MAIER after the event. For additional information please contact MAIER director, Dr. Sarah Howorth at firstname.lastname@example.org