What is NJTSS/RTI? 

NJTSS is a framework of supports and interventions to improve student achievement, based on the core components of Multi-Tiered Systems of Support and the three tier prevention logic of Response to Intervention.  NJTSS builds on I&RS and gives schools structures to meet the academic, behavioral, health, enrichment, and social/emotional needs of all students.  


Why do we need NJTSS/RTI? 

-Required by N.J.A.C. 6A:16-8.1  

-Required in NJ QSAC 
-To meet the needs of all students through: 
-High-quality learning environments, curricula and instructional practices 
-Universal screening
-Data-based decision making
-Collaborative problem solving teams 
-Progress monitoring 

How will we implement NJTSS/RTI? 

-Shifts in K-6 schedule
-Two 30-minute intervention/enrichment periods a week 
-PLC time included weekly teacher schedule
-Universal Screening Tool (i-Ready)
-Intervention Tools 
-School Based Data Teams
-Creation of District Wide RTI Handbook 
-Elementary School Counselors 
-Elementary  Instructional Coaches/Interventionist

For additional information, please visit https://www.nj.gov/education/njtss/