Implementing and Sustaining MTSS-R with Fidelity


Session Dates

Thursday May 05, 2022 12:45 PM - 4:00 PM - Webinar

This session will emphasize the continuous improvement process required to implement and sustain a multi-tiered system of support (MTSS) in reading and writing with fidelity. Specifically, the National Center on Improving Literacy’s “MTSS-R Checklist” and a system of distributed leadership will be discussed. The presentation will also demonstrate how the elements from the “MTSS-R Checklist” can be used by school leaders and leadership teams to evaluate MTSS implementation and develop comprehensive action plans to support a robust, schoolwide MTSS system. Overall, this session will feature a systems-level approach and showcase resources that can be accessed for immediate application in school settings.


Participants will be able to:

  • Identify the components of the continuous improvement process
  • Differentiate between the teaming structures required for distributed leadership
  • List and explain the critical elements of MTSS implementation

Target Audience

Cross-Disciplinary MTSS Core Teams, Tiered Providers, Reading Specialists, School Psychologists, Special Education Teachers, General Education Teachers, General and Special Education Administrators, IU Consultants Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Kelly Kapp, at 717-901-2271, or

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


Dr. Lana Edwards Santoro

Event Contact:


Kelly Kapp

Content Contact:

Jennifer Collins