Sponsored by NTACT Cate Weir (Think College), Sloan Huckabee (Transitions RTC) and Allison Lombardi (UConn) share information, strategies and resources to help young adults with disabilities prepare for college. Learn about special preparation for students with learning disabilities, mental health disabilities and those with intellectual disabilities. This is for ALL transition stakeholders including families!
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Sponsored by NTACT Dr. Mary Morningstar and Sarah Roberts share strategies about what you can do to start your year off right. Learn about the most important domains for transition, and how to prioritize your time and energies! Get ideas, new resources, advice and strategies. For ALL transition stakeholders.
LIVE EVENT: October 6, 2016 Recording Available
ONLINE DISCUSSION: Discuss with Mary & Sarah!
Sponsored by NTACT, Michael Wehmeyer identifies how the Self-Determined Learning Model of Instruction can be implemented in classrooms and throughout a district. Also learn about a new self-determination assessment, the Self-Determination Inventory.
LIVE PRESENTATION: June 16, 2016 Recording Available.
ONLINE DISCUSSION: Questions & answers with Mike Wehmeyer.
Sponsored by NTACT, Matt discusses risk factors associated with students who drop out, identifying those risk factors early, and the NTACT Risk Calculator, a free web-based method of determining student risk.
LIVE PRESENTATION: April 21, 2016 Recording Available.
ONLINE DISCUSSION: Questions & answers with Matt.
Sponsored by NTACT, this online presentation by Dr. Erik Carter focuses on the critical factors of peer assistance for young adults with extensive support needs. He provides strategies and program components that can help you create and enhance peer strategies in your schools!
LIVE PRESENTATION: March 10, 2016 Recording Available.
ONLINE DISCUSSION: Questions and answers with Dr. Erik Carter!
Sponsored by NTACT, Rich Luecking discusses the process of developing partnerships among stakeholders focused on the employment of youth with disabilities. Here’s an additional resource on this topic recommended by Rich, The Way to Work.
LIVE PRESENTATION: November 19, 2015 Recording Available.
ONLINE DISCUSSION: Questions and answers with Rich Luecking!
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