A Framework for Building Capacity for Responsiveness to Intervention

  title={A Framework for Building Capacity for Responsiveness to Intervention},
  author={Lynn S. Fuchs and Douglas Fuchs},
  journal={School Psychology Review},
  pages={621 - 626}
Within the context of a multilayered prevention system, responsiveness to intervention (RTI) integrates increasingly intensive instruction and, at each layer, employs assessment to identify students who are inadequately responsive and who therefore require intervention at the next, more intensive layer in the system. Over the past decade, RTI has emerged as a promising model of service delivery at the elementary grades, with behavior and reading receiving the greatest amount of systematic… 

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Action Editor: Patricia Snyder Ⅲ

    PhD, is the Nicholas Hobbs Professor of Special Education and Human Development at Vanderbilt University, where she also codirects the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Reading Clinic

    • Date Accepted: September
    • 2006