Revised Equity and Diversity Professional Development Provider List Available
The AOE has published a revised list of equity and diversity practitioners who provide various forms of professional development that increase educational equity. Please note that inclusion on this list does not constitute an endorsement from the State of Vermont; school systems are encouraged to conduct additional research to identify the resource(s) that will best suit their needs.
List of VTmtss Professional Learning Providers Now Available
The AOE has published a list of professional learning providers who can support and train LEAs around The VTmtss Framework. Please note that inclusion on this list does not constitute an endorsement from the State of Vermont; school systems are encouraged to conduct additional research to identify the resource(s) that will best suit their needs.
The Agency of Education supports VTmtss by:
Sharing key criteria, expectations, and resources for implementing and sustaining the components identified in the VTmtss Field Guide
Supporting data-based problem-solving approaches, effective leadership teaming practices, integration of resources, and research across all levels of our PreK-12 cascade
Building common language around equity and excellence for all schools
Providing technical assistance focused on continuous improvement in schools that provide a continuum of supports to meet the needs of all students. Please complete the TA Request Form.
Developing professional learning opportunities, resources, guidelines, and tools to support implementation of VTmtss: academic, behavioral and social/emotional
Questions about VTmtss?
To learn more:
Sign up for the VTmtss listserv.
Attend a VTmtss Office Hour led by Agency of Education staff. Please note: we are temporarily cancelling our Office Hours due to the COVID-19 concerns and related school closures. Please see the Professional Resources page for achived Office Hours.
Contact the VTmtss Team:
Tracy Watterson, VTmtss Program Manager at Tracy.Watterson@vermont.gov
Caitlin Chisholm, VTmtss Coordinator at Caitlin.Chisholm@vermont.gov
Tom Faris, VTmtss Coordinator at Thomas.Faris@vermont.gov
Nancy Hellen, VTmtss Coordinator at Nancy.Hellen@vermont.gov
Julia Scheier, VTmtss Coordinator at Julia.Scheier@vermont.gov