Youth-Led Webinar: Change the Picture
(posted April 24, 2014)
April 29, 2014 at 3:30 PM EST the IDEA Partnership’s National Community of Practice (CoP) on Transition is sponsoring a webinar on Youth Role in Planning. Through the personal stories and insights of youth and adults from across the country, participants will learn how to support young people in their transition journeys. CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this webinar.
Easter Seals Project Action (ESPA) - Accessible Transportation
(posted April 14, 2014)
ESPA is a training and TA center derived through a cooperative effort between Easter Seals, Inc. and the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Transit Administration. Project ACTION aims to improve access to public transportation for people with disabilities. Visit their website for toolkits, instructional materials, on-line courses, and a large selection of resources for educators, parents, students, and agencies.
Work-based Learning & Fair Labor Standards Act, Webinar Recording Available!
(posted April 04, 2014)
View Ensuring that Work-based Learning for Students with Disabilities Aligns with the Fair Labor Standards Act Training Agreement presented by Dr. Mary Morningstar, Director of the Transition Coalition & professor with the KU Department of Special Education on April 3, 2014. Download the presentation handouts and accompanying work-based learning checklist.
Transition Consultant Position with IA Dept. of Ed.
(posted March 18, 2014)
The Iowa Dept. of Education is looking for an individual to serve as State Transition Consultant. This position is responsible for building upon established partnerships to improve the quality and effectiveness of secondary special education services. The Iowa Dept. of Education encourages innovation, examination and development of effective practices and seeks an individual interested in these activities. Complete an application or contact Barbara Guy if you have questions Barbara.email@example.com .
2014 DCDT International Conference in Cleveland, OH
(posted March 13, 2014)
Save-the-date for the 2014 CEC Division on Career Development and Transition (DCDT) Conference, Transition Rocks, November 6-8 at the Renaissance Hotel in Cleveland, OH. Stay tuned for registration details. Proposals accepted through April 30th.
2014 Annual Capacity Building Institute
(posted March 12, 2014)