What is tier 1 in education?

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What is Tier 1 in education?

Response to Intervention (RTI)

Response to Intervention or RTI is a systematic approach to help students who are not having academic or behavioral success in school. Under the system, teachers apply increasing levels of intervention based on a student's needs for specific periods of time and collect data to track the student's progress.

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In RTI, Tier 1 means the base level of instruction -- the instruction that all students receive without interventions.

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What Is Response to Intervention (RTI)? - Tiers & Strategies

from Education 101: Foundations of Education

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