Social Studies

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Arizona RTI: Social Studies
  Overview: A comprehensive system of academic supports in the social studies ensures that all students receive high-quality instruction in the general education classroom setting and immediate support for students who are beginning to struggle. In order to ensure that all students can successfully access a quality curriculum and achieve the needed levels of civic efficacy that the nation requires of its citizens, effective instruction and support in social studies is critical.Resources for Social Studies

  • Intervention Resources
  • Differentiation Resources
  • Instructional Resources (for teachers)
  • Instructional Resources (for student use)
  • Research Resources
Structural Components

Levels of Student Support Tier 3:Intensive InterventionTier 2: Targeted Intervention

Tier 1: Universal


Contact Information

K-12 Academic Standards

John Balentine 602-364-1981

Arizona Department of Education
1535 West Jefferson Street, Bin #5
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
Tel: (602) 364-2353
Fax: 602-364-0902
Deputy Associate Superintendent: Mary Knuck