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Events: Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (PLC Webinar)

Topic: MiBLSi’s Intermediate Unit Capacity Assessment (IUCA)

Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern / 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Central / 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Mountain / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Pacific

Presenters
Anna Harms, Ph.D., Evaluation and Research Coordinator, Michigan’s Integrated Behavior and Learning Support Initiative (MiBLSi)

Facilitators
Grace Zamora Duran, Ed.D., Project Officer, OSEP
Audrey Desjarlais, Signetwork Coordinator

Description/Other Details
Dr. Anna Harms will present on MiBLSi’s Intermediate Unit Capacity Assessment (IUCA). The primary purpose of the Intermediate Unit Capacity Assessment (IUCA) is to assist Intermediate School District (ISD) to assess local capacity for the implementation of a multi-tiered system of support (MTSS). This tool is used by the ISD Implementation Team to annually self-assess the need for capacity development at the ISD level and assess the impact and improvement of capacity development efforts.

Materials/Resources

MiBLSi's District Support Model Report (PDF, October 2013)

This report provides information about MiBLSi’s District Support Model, Fall 2011 to Fall 2013. It includes information about participating intermediate school districts, local school districts, and schools. Initial data on the impact of the District Support Model are shared, along with the next steps MiBLSi is taking to increase local capacity for the implementation of MTSS, school-level fidelity, and improved student outcomes. It is intended as a resource and documentation of project supports and impact for MiBLSi participants and funding agencies.