Tuition (Tier 1 /Tier 2 Member Districts): $460 / $510
EDUC 58107 • 3 credits • Alaska Pacific University • Graded A-F
Course Presenters: Austin Buffum, Mike Mattos, and Chris Weber
Instructors of Record: Jim & Diana Kurka
In this course, expert presenters Austin Buffum, Mike Mattos, and Chris Weber share their experience implementing PRTI. They take participants through the critical stages of establishing professional learning communities (PLCs) within schools and districts, using universal screening tools to ascertain students’ learning needs, and devising interventions for students at three tiers.
The presenters emphasize the role of collaborative teamwork and instruct participants on how to make their meetings purposeful and effective. Interviews and classroom footage illustrate how constructive PLCs and PRTI has been for all parties invested in the mission of helping all students achieve at the highest levels possible.