Grant/Contract # H323A120016
Program Name State Personnel Development Grants Program
Competition State Personnel Development Grants
Title North Dakota Scaling-Up and Implementation Science Framework (ND-SISF)
ProjectDirector(s) Oas, Brenda
Purpose: This project will pilot, implement, and scale-up professional development related to multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS) in order to improve academic and behavioral outcomes for students with disabilities; create and assess a statewide system for professional development; and develop a field placement program for pre-service students to participate in model MTSS sites.
Method: Activities of this project include: (a) training, coaching, providing technical assistance, and sharing information with district teams about MTSS; (b) developing and implementing a statewide system of professional development to train educators on positive behavior interventions and supports and response to intervention; and (c) collaborating with the regional parent resource center to support for families with training, informational materials, outreach, and video-based resources.