SLD Resources

Interventions / Best Practice Teaching Strategies
Problem Solving Resources
New Materials


SLD Training Series

Day 1 – A Consumers Guide to SRBI and SLD Rule

    • Multi-Tiered Systems of Support and implementing Core Instruction, Tier 2 Intervention and Tier 3 Intervention
    • Types and purposes of data and assessment
    • Linking multi-tiered systems of support to SLD rule

Day 2 – Integrating Multiple Sources of Data and SLD Rule

    • Changes to SLD Rule
    • Gathering data from multiple sources and using all data to make decisions (ICEL, RIOT)
    • Determining effective problem statements
    • Addressing exclusionary factors in an SLD evaluation

Day 3 – Linking Achievement and Basic Psychological Processes (BPP)

    • Identifying patterns of strengths and weaknesses in BPPs
    • Using BPPs to plan programming for students


Book Studies

Evidence Based Best Practices



Visit Region 10’s Website

Region 5/7 SLD Trainers

Heidi Hahn, Director of Special Education, PBEC

Keely Swartzer, Special Education Coordinator, MAWSECO

Leigh Ann Thul, School Psychologist, South Washington County

Jennie Stumpf, Special Education Coordinator, MidState

Fran Johnson, Retired Special Education Coordinator

Megan Anderson, School Psychologist, Home bound