New Jersey Tiered System of Supports for Early Reading

NJTSS-ER Framework Training Resource Library

NJTSS-ER Framework

With NJTSS-ER, a staged approach is used to integrate essential components across three tiers of support to enable all students to effectively acquire early reading skills.

It takes several years to fully integrate the NJTSS-ER framework into schools.

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“Building NJTSS-ER was transformational for our school district… and has made a profound impact on how we approach literacy instruction. Most importantly, it has improved outcomes for our youngest readers.”

–Supervisor of Language Arts, NJ School District

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“The training and coaching support we have received in our district has been unique in providing us with the knowledge and tools to integrate a tiered system of supports.”

–Director of Curriculum and Instruction, NJ School District

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Three levels of training are available for NJTSS-ER:

  • Level 1 – Online learning courses, tools, and resources available to all districts.
  • Level 2 – Webinars and in-person training events, some with capacity limits.
  • Level 3 – Intensive coaching from state-level coaches (must contact us to apply).
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Resource Library

A library is available to school and district personnel to access tools and resources to support NJTSS-ER implementation.

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