RTI and Cultural Considerations
April 2, 2009, The IRIS Center
Leonard Baca discusses his views on RTI and the importance of addressing cultural and linguistic diversity within that approach (time: 5:15).
Questions asked of Leonard Baca in this audio:
- Can you talk with us for a moment about your concerns, if any, about the RTI approach?
- And how about the advantages of the RTI approach?
- What cultural aspects should teachers consider when conducting a universal screening assessment?
Leonard Baca, PhD
Director, BUENO Center for Multicultural Education
University of Colorado, Boulder