Essential Components of RTI - A Closer Look at Response to Intervention

Developed By: National Center on Response to Intervention

The National Center on Response to Intervention (NCRTI) has developed this resource that provides a definition of RTI, reviews essential RTI components, and responds to frequently asked questions.This document lays out four essential components of RTI: screening, progress monitoring, multi-level prevention system, and data-based decision making. The information presented is intended to provide educators with guidance for RTI implementation that reflects research and evidence-based practices, and supports the implementation of a comprehensive RTI framework.