A maximum of 5 districts will be selected to participate in the Elementary Math Cadre 2, beginning in the Fall of 2018-19. To be eligible to participate, districts must:

  • Be an Oregon public school district that has completed a full ORTIi training sequence in elementary literacy and be maintaining a comprehensive RTI system at that level.
  • Use an ODE approved researched-based elementary core math program, OR use an independent adoption that includes materials that meet the criteria established by the State Board of Education. Districts with independent adoptions will complete the ODE Math Adoption Criteria checklist.
  • Have a research-based universal screener for math, or be in the process of acquiring one that can be implemented in the fall of 2018.
  • Have commitment from the core leadership team to implement a comprehensive MTSS in the area of math for ALL students.

Detailed information about the requirements for participation, the supports and benefits to participating districts, and the application process are included in the application materials linked below. A live webinar with additional information and an opportunity to ask questions will be provided on May 8th from 10:00 to 11:00. Please contact David Putnam, Director, ORTIi, for more information regarding the webinar (dputnam@ttsd.k12.or.us).