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Abstracts: New York Abstract

2011 New York State Personnel Development Grant Abstract

Grant/Contract # H323A110005

Program Name     State Personnel Development Grants Program

Competition         State Personnel Development Grants

Title                     NYS Response to Intervention Personnel Development Project

Project Director
Noel Granger
Telephone 518-486-7462
Fax 518-473-5387

Beginning Date   10/1/2011
Ending Date        9/30/2016

Purpose
This project will increase New York State's ability to provide extensive professional development to school personnel and parents on Response to Intervention (RTI) activities statewide.

Method
Activities of this project include: (a) providing a series of webinars for school districts, preschool programs, and parents; (b) delivering a series of regionally delivered professional development sessions to approximately 160 school districts, including parents from those districts; and (c) collaborating with national and state technical assistance centers, special education parent centers, the New York State Boards Association, and institutions of higher education to further RTI professional development.