Brad is consistent in nailing the bullseye. For those of you that chair and / or on an I&RS Committee, read this….
Recently I had the pleasure of taking part in a I&RS (Intervention and Referral Services) meeting for a struggling student. Basically a team of teachers, parents, administrators, guidance counselors, child study team members, and others convened to problem solve student deficiencies. Many ideas were shared and an action plan was developed. The passion in the room was truly remarkable, especially the professional manner in which our staff conducted themselves. Each member of the committee took the “exhaust all options” approach in order to put this child in a position to succeed.
Below you will find a sampling of strategies that will be instituted at home and in school.
•Encourage student to utilize personal computer in the school setting for organization and curation purposes.
•Utilized the Dragon Dictation App so that the student can highlight their oral abilities on paper and/or computer screen.
•Increase mental agility at home while at the…
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