Oklahoma AWARE West- Ensuring Mental Health Needs are Met for All Students Through a Multi-Tiered System of Support

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SWIFT Education Center provides professional development opportunities in Weatherford, Woodward, and Elk City Public Schools in Oklahoma, with an explicit emphasis on Multi-Tiered System of Support  academic, social, emotional, physical, and behavioral domains; their relationship to overall wellness; and the need for a continuum of support addressing mental health needs.  The Center supports school and district leaders as they build understanding of MTSS and its implementation characteristics; communicate and disseminate within their MTSS plans in their local communities; and as they install and sustain MTSS beyond the project timeline.

Project details

  • Primary Investigator: Amy McCart

  • Project start Date: 04/10/2019

  • Project finish Date: 09/30/2023



  • Oklahoma State Department of Education

  • Award Number: 2650000357