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Nearly 200 K-5 educators across the state working to obtain the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to address student reading needs

On Feb. 7, 2022 a new cohort of nearly 200 participants kicked off from four different locations including Bismarck, Jamestown, Minot, and Williston.

Prevent Teach Reinforce works with Minot and Williston Basin staff to solve serious behavior challenges in K–8 classrooms

PTR BookIn mid-December 17 educators from 5 schools and 2 school districts (Minot & Williston Basin) invested time and effort into understanding HOW to apply the Prevent Teach Reinforce (PTR) process to REDUCE serious challenging behaviors and…

Nearly 80 educators attended a 5-part series on classroom management focused on reducing learning barriers and increasing motivation

Presented by Safe & Civil Schools' Tom Stacho, this course builds classroom management skills through creating clear expectations, managing disruptive students, and creating positive relationships.

3 Districts, 24 educators complete Leading Implementation of Systemic Social Emotional Learning

Teams work to create the conditions for optimizing social-emotional learning through the application of the NDMTSS Essential Components and continuous improvement in their school district.

21-22 Developing Pathways for Academics Kick-off with 17 teams, 137 educators!

This year's cohort held its first virtual session on Nov. 18 with 17 teams consisting of nearly 140 educators! With one of the largest cohorts to date, this group is on its way to developing a strong MTSS framework for students.

Foundations of Reading Fall Cohort Wraps Up

Nearly 40 participants completed the fall Foundations of Reading series [greared towards K-5 educators] designed to provide educators with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to address a variety of students' needs in reading.

NDMTSS Training Participation 2020-21 + Year to Date

Take a peek at the reach of NDMTSS Training and support across the state.

NDMTSS Developing Schoolwide Behavior Expectations (PBIS Year 1) Trainings are back and better than ever!!

The NDMTSS State Team is excited to announce that we are resuming Developing Schoolwide Behavior Expectations - PBIS Year 1 trainings and support for our ND schools in 2021-22! This training focuses on establishing clear Tier 1 behavioral expectations within a MTSS/Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) framework.

Behavior Interventions to Support All Tiers - Enhancing FBAs/BIPs

In a strong multi-tiered system of supports, we are looking to support children at all levels and abilities when it comes to their academic, social, emotional, and behavioral needs. When a student’s behavior is getting in the way of success in other areas of their education school personnel can bring a team of professionals together (school counselor, school psychologist, teachers, administrators) to collaborate and determine what the best next steps are to help get students back on the road to success.

NDMTSS Capacity Building, Evaluation and SPDG Grant Submission

Regional Support Liaisons delivering direct support to schools; Evaluation study begins; State Personnel Grant submitted focused on Specially Designed Instruction

Recent News and Events

Nearly 200 K-5 educators across the state working to obtain the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to address student reading needs

On Feb. 7, 2022 a new cohort of nearly 200 participants kicked off from four different locations including Bismarck, Jamestown, Minot, and Williston.
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Prevent Teach Reinforce works with Minot and Williston Basin staff to solve serious behavior challenges in K–8 classrooms


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Nearly 80 educators attended a 5-part series on classroom management focused on reducing learning barriers and increasing motivation

Presented by Safe & Civil Schools' Tom Stacho, this course builds classroom management skills through creating clear expectations, managing disruptive students, and creating positive relationships.
Read More

3 Districts, 24 educators complete Leading Implementation of Systemic Social Emotional Learning

Teams work to create the conditions for optimizing social-emotional learning through the application of the NDMTSS Essential Components and continuous improvement in their school district.
Read More