Season 5, Episode 5

Implementing Multi-Tiered Systems of Supports with Dr. Brittney Bills

Susan Lambert is joined by Dr. Brittney Bills, educator and recent Science of Reading Star Award Winner to discuss MTSS. Dr. Bills began her journey as a school psychologist for six years before transitioning to the role of curriculum coordinator at Grand Island Public Schools. Dr. Bills explains what MTSS is and how it centers prevention rather than intervention. She talks about the intersection of universal screening data and MTSS and provides advice on evidence-based strategies and techniques to make a positive impact in your classroom. Using examples from her own district, Dr. Bills discusses how to avoid burnout, learning to use data, and the process of ongoing improvement.