In SFA elementary schools, tutoring is an important intervention that occurs throughout the school day. In middle schools, you may only be able to offer tutoring services before or after school or through special programs, depending on your schedule. In any case, tutoring is the most powerful intervention that can be provided for struggling students.
Early Interventions for Struggling Readers
In Success for All, students who demonstrate a need for additional help in reading receive targeted group or individual tutoring aligned to classroom instructional objectives. Regrouping for reading instruction meets many individual instructional needs, and often it is enough to support progress for on-level readers and accelerates below level readers. However, some students need focused or intense support. Both small group tutoring (tier 2) and individual, intense tutoring (tier 3) are available with highly engaging computer assisted tools.