Topic of the Month: February, 2019

topic of the month

The TATS topic for February  focuses on  ESE Services and Supports   and practices associated with addressing  Individual Education Programs (IEP) goals and mandates.   The documents and links emphasize planning for individual needs, progress monitoring, and collaborating with service providers, staff, and families.   

The “Rock Your Classroom” document includes ideas and links for strategies and interventions that address the needs of children who require specialized, targeted, and/or intensive supports and interventions.


TATS is pleased to add  Gateway to Learning – Closing the Gap – The Importance of PreK to our Resources for Administrators.

We thank you for your continued efforts for our youngest learners. Your TATS Regional Facilitators looks forward to supporting your initiatives.  Please consult  TATS Staff  page for contact information.

Resources for the Administrators  can be found from the home page on the pages Administrator Resources  and Curriculum and Instruction (links under Classroom Ideas)

The TATS Professional Development series includes multiple resources in the  Administrator Observation Guide to Evidence-based Practices and the corresponding “Rock Your Classroom” guide for teachers

New: Administrator’s Checklist – fillable form
One-page Quick Links to Focus Areas
Links to Focus Topics are below:

    Rock your Classroom

classroom spaces   lesson planning   embedding domains  engagement and responsiveness  individualizing instruction      behavior   ESE services   resources

classroom management  social skills instruction  self care and motor skills  communication and language    

tool kit for data checklist  entire document