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Stakeholder Involvement

Stakeholder Involvement

Spring is a time to review the effectiveness of your plan, and stakeholder input is a critical part of your comprehensive annual review. The Primary Intervention Rating Scale (PIRS) is one way to gather input from staff, but how does your team gather input from additional stakeholders throughout...

March 2021 Newsletter

March 2021 Newsletter

This month we emphasize going Back to Basics as you monitor the plan and support students. We have guidance on using the PIRS report, tracking attendance, and using electronic platforms to complete the TFI. We also have resources on embedding Culturally Responsive Practices, aligning SEB supports within Tiers II & III, and incorporating all staff into your acknowledgement system.

Attendance

We know that students have to be present in school to access the content that is presented. Chronic absenteeism is a factor that plagues many school districts in America. In Tennessee, chronically absent is defined as, “Missing school for any reason (excused, unexcused, suspended/expelled)....

February 2021 Newsletter

February 2021 Newsletter

This month we encourage you to go Back to Basics with how you support students and monitor your plan. We have resources on integrating Trauma-Informed Approaches within your plan, briefs on Student Involvement, and information on using the PIRS.

January 2021 Newsletter

January 2021 Newsletter

Remember to go Back to Basics with how you support students, regardless of your learning model. We also highlight how community partners can help support students.

Community Partners Resource

Community Partners Resource

As we continue in a school year that has been fluid in its presentation models, the TBSP continues to develop resources to support our schools. With the knowledge that many of our parents are essential workers, we recognize that some of our students are supported by community agencies (churches,...

December 2020 Newsletter

December 2020 Newsletter

This month we want to help you go Back to Basics with how you support school staff. We feature tips and strategies to promote staff wellness. As you prepare to return after winter break, we also have resources to help you build relationships with students and strengthen family and community engagement.

November 2020 Newsletter

November 2020 Newsletter

This month’s Back to Basics focus area is how you monitor your plan using the TFI. We have resources to help you complete the TFI as well as information on how you can support your staff.

October 2020 Newsletter

October 2020 Newsletter

This month we are focused on helping you go Back to Basics with how you can adapt your school-wide expectation lesson plans to include Public Health Guidelines. There are also resources on how to support students through a school-wide acknowledgment system, regardless of learning format, as well as information on how to monitor attendance during remote learning.