Online Grad Classes Available!
Aug 28, 2019
The University of Kansas Department of Special Education offers online graduate degrees, licensure endorsements, and graduate certificates to meet the demands of your classroom. This includes a new online graduate certificate in secondary education...
New Resource: Pocket Résumé
Jun 11, 2019
We have a new resource on our Products and Materials page, a downloadable pocket résumé! Pocket résumés help students keep their information in a pocket-sized format, so it is easy to use for job...
New Module: Work-based Learning
Mar 7, 2019
We have a new training module, Work-Based Learning 101! Real work experience is the strongest indicator of post school competitive employment for youth with disabilities. Take this module to develop or strengthen your work-based...
New Film: Dream Out Loud
Dec 10, 2018
On the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation – a community with a $4000/year family median income and 90% unemployment rate – students with disabilities are being empowered through entrepreneurship and...
Put This in Your Bag!
Nov 19, 2018
Plan to mark a lot of pages in your copy of Your Complete Guide to Transition Planning and Services! This guide by Mary Morningstar & Beth Clavenna-Deane will be the best $30 you...
TC Self-Study Webinar
Oct 25, 2018
Want Professional Development That Makes a Difference? The Transition Coalition Self-Study provides both quality learning and individualized application for teams of 4-12 people. It is designed to support teams to learn and improve their...
Ask the Expert: I’m Determined Website Tour
Apr 12, 2018
This NTACT sponsored Ask the Expert will help you learn how to use the variety of free resources at www.imdetermined.org to help your students become more self-determined! Participate in AtE to: Get free resources...
Ask the Expert: Video Modeling for Employment
Mar 21, 2018
This NTACT Ask the Expert will help you learn about video modeling and video prompting. Get guidance on how to use these tools and how they help students enhance their employment skills. Participate in...
March: Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
Mar 5, 2018
The National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD), the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD), and the National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) have launched a campaign for Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month 2018!...
Webinar: CTE/VR/SPED Collaborative Initiatives
Mar 2, 2018
Collaborative Initiatives Across Career & Technical Education, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Special Education: Three State/Local Stories This NTACT webinar brings together representatives of CTE, VR, and SpEd to share their collaborative techniques for engaging students...
Free Online Course: Work-Based Learning
Feb 13, 2018
The Center on Transition Innovations at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has released a free self-paced online course. Improve your work-based learning program by learning: What work-based learning is and laws that impact it How...
NTACT is Hiring!
Dec 5, 2017
The National Technical Assistance Center on Transition (NTACT) is looking for a Knowledge Development and Technical Assistance Specialist to assist State Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies and State Education Agencies to effectively prepare students and youth...
Increasing Skills & Changing Practices Presentation
Oct 13, 2017
The handouts for Increasing Skills & Changing Practices: NTACT Professional Development presentation at 2017 DCDT National Conference in Milwaukee WI are below. For more information about this presentation, please use the Contact Us form...
Webinar: Increase Grad Rates and Decrease Dropout Rates
Sep 2, 2017
Implementing Evidence-Based Practices to Increase Graduation Rates and Decreasing Dropout Rates for Students with Disabilities in Pennsylvania Learn how Pennsylvania uses a State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP) to increase the graduation and decrease the dropout...
Free Lesson Plans for Transition!
Aug 29, 2017
Check out this library of 90+ free lesson plan starters for secondary students with disabilities!
Are You a New Transition Coordinator????
Aug 15, 2017
Find information & resources for a Transition Coordinator to develop a transition program!
WEBINAR: VR Outcomes for Students
Jul 28, 2017
VR Outcomes of Students Participating in a Seamless Transition Program!
New Toolkit for developing Interagency Agreements
Jul 18, 2017
Toolkit to assist state and local agencies develop interagency agreements for coordinating Pre Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS).
TAGG for Students with ID!
May 6, 2017
Complete this survey to help the University of Oklahoma develop a new transition assessment (the TAGG-A)for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
Free TAGG Webinar!
May 1, 2017
Participate in a free webinar on May 12, 2017 to learn about using the Transition Assessment & Goal Generator (TAGG)!
NTACT State Capacity Building Institute!
Apr 24, 2017
The 2017 NTACT Capacity Building Institute for state teams focused on secondary transition will be held in Kansas City, MO May 16‑18, 2017.
Your Input is Needed!
Apr 18, 2017
Secondary Special Education Teachers – your input is needed about students with intellectual disabilities’ involvement in extracurricular activities!
Ask the Expert: Prepping for College – WHAT & HOW!
Feb 16, 2017
FEB. 23, 2pm CT learn how to prepare students with mental health, intellectual & learning disabilities for college! REGISTER HERE for this free webinar.
RESOURCE: Top Resources for Administrators
Nov 29, 2016
NTACT has compiled a list of resources aimed at helping administrators.
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month!
Oct 17, 2016
The NDEAM celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a diverse workforce inclusive of their skills and talents.
WEBINAR: Strategies for Expanding & Enhancing Inclusive Access
Oct 12, 2016
Learn practical strategies you can use to organize meaningful academic learning for all students
WEBINAR: When Dropouts Return to School
Sep 23, 2016
How an Early Warning System Can Help Identify and Support Reenrollees Students who drop out and later return to school, or reenrollees, are a subgroup especially at risk for dropping out again. However, few...
Ask the Expert: Transition Tips to Start Your Year Off Right!
Sep 19, 2016
On Oct.6, 2pm CT, Dr. Mary Morningstar and Sarah Roberts from the University of Kansas will share strategies for meeting the needs of adolescents with disabilities. Register for this free webinar HERE.
NEW PRODUCT: NTACT Quick Guide: Transportation and Travel Instruction
Sep 14, 2016
This useful guide focuses on the importance of students with disabilities learning to navigate their communities independently.
WEBINAR: Inclusive Transportation and Mobility Options
Sep 1, 2016
Inclusive transportation options for youth with disabilities as they leave high school will be shared.