About Our Team

Directors

Todd Glover, Ph.D.

Todd Glover, Ph.D.

A Research Associate Professor at the Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Dr. Glover provides leadership in establishing and coordinating project initiatives with the Nebraska Department of Education, evaluating professional development implementation, and developing connections with educational stakeholders online.
Tanya Ihlo, Ph.D.

Tanya Ihlo, Ph.D.

A Research Assistant Professor at the Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Dr. Ihlo is the lead person for professional development on RtI. She provides significant leadership in conceptualizing and executing an ongoing professional development plan, developing and coordinating professional development training, and evaluating professional development activities. She develops and provides training and on-site technical assistance to partner schools/districts and Educational Service Unit staff.

Project Managers

The Project Managers develop and provide a series of statewide RtI professional development sessions for schools/districts building multi-tiered models of prevention and intervention supports, provide regular on site technical assistance to partner schools/districts, and provide training and support to build capacity of Nebraska Educational Service Unit staff to support schools implementing RtI. Project Managers develop and disseminate guidance documents and tools for schools to use for high quality RtI implementation and disseminate information on RtI in Nebraska at national and state level conferences.
 
Andrea Boden, Ed.S.

Andrea Boden, Ed.S.

Lynette Block

Lynette Block, M.A.

Loretta Tabor, M.S.

Loretta Tabor, M.S.


Web Development & Office Support

Istiaque Ali

Istiaque Ali develops, manages, and maintains the Partners in Training website, training registration, and Summer Institute databases. He also provides website technical assistance to project and school staff.

Seth Teager

Seth Teager is responsible for designing and developing the Nebraska RtI Implementation Support Team website.