The Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation has released information about the use of ARRA funds related to children who struggle to learn. For more information and to provide feedback, visit http://www.smartmoneywisechoices.org/
The American Federation of Teachers' (AFT) Educational Research and Dissemination (ER&D) Professional Development Program will host its first annual RTI Institute, July 22-26, in Baltimore, Maryland. The Institute participants represent educators, related service providers, and local leaders in various phases of RTI implementation. Participants will gain a greater depth of understanding of RTI implementation and will utilize many resources provided through the RTI Action Network and its contributors.
On July 13-15, during AFT's bi-annual professional issues conference, "QuEST 2009: Investing in our Future," a RTI conference Academy will be held and will feature speakers, materials, and other resources from the RTI Action Network.