Getting the Most out of MTSS: The Added Benefits of Assistive Technology and MTSS
Dr. Tessie Rose Bailey
is a Principal Consultant at American Institutes for Research (AIR) and the Director of the PROGRESS Center: Promoting Progress for Students with Disabilities and Advisor for the Center on Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS Center) at AIR. In addition, she supports states and districts in implementing special education requirements and MTSS/RTI through several other national centers--National Center for Systemic Improvement (NCSI) and National Center on Intensive Interventions (NCII)-- and state contracts. Prior to her current work, she served as a university special education faculty member at MSU-Billings, an education consultant, and general and special education teacher. Dr. Bailey has conducted 100s educational workshops and presentations on effective implementation of MTSS/RTI, secondary MTSS/RTI and transition, special education law, and special education within MTSS/RTI across the country and internationally.