Discuss a few Benefits and Challenges of the Pre-referral Process

Please make sure that you discuss your reading, not just your thoughts. Providing examples is a good idea. Again, considerable amount of your responses should be based on your reading.

Direction

  Please go to http://iris.peabody.vanderbilt.edu/resources.html

  Under the TOPIC on the left hand column, please select a module The Pre-Referral Process: Procedures for Supporting Students with Academic and Behavioral Concerns  http://iris.peabody.vanderbilt.edu/module/preref/#content  

1.  Describe a few benefits and challenges of the pre-referral process

Please refer to Walker’s case to address the questions 2 and 3. You can choose one of the following questions to address.

2.  In Walker’s case, what role might the general education teacher play at each stage of the pre-referral process? What kinds of benefits/challenges do you expect in collaborating with them?

3.  List the other individuals that you would include on Walker’s pre-referral team and describe the roles they would fill.