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).
School Completion Strategies that Work in Rural Schools
May 18, 2017
Help students with and without disabilities leave high school with a diploma.
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.
VIDEO: Reducing Chronic Absenteeism: Every Day Counts!
Aug 22, 2016
REL West’s video helps schools and districts understand that chronic absenteeism is a problem they can address.
RESOURCE: State level policy and legislation on postsecondary education for students with disabilities
Aug 12, 2016
Think College has released a list of summaries of current state policy and legislation for ten states, with new summaries added regularly
WEBINAR: Developing a Culture of Data Use to Maximize the Use of EWS
Aug 5, 2016
Part of the REL Learning Series on Early Warning Systems, presented by Nancy Gerzon, Margie Johnson, and Kisha Spencer.
RESOURCE: Archived Webinar on Developing Inclusive Residential Services
Jul 22, 2016
Think College has uploaded a recording of their June 9th webinar session
RESOURCE: By Youth, For Youth – an employment guide download
Jul 18, 2016
A PDF version of this employment guide is available as a free download
WEBINAR SERIES: College and Career Readiness Success Center – Career Pathways
Jul 12, 2016
This three-part series of webinars leverages CTE to enhance learning for all students.
WEBINAR: Helping Parents to Think about Employment for Everyone
Jul 7, 2016
The Montana Pre-Employment Transition Services Technical Assistance Center is offering a free webinar next week.
RESOURCE: Financial Literacy Annotated Bibliography
Jun 28, 2016
NTACT recently posted this resource that explains why financial literacy is important in transition planning.
Accessing the Dream: Preparing Deaf-Blind Youth for a Self-Determined Life
Jun 16, 2016
The National Center on Deaf-Blindness has developed a new video series for preparing deaf-blind youth for future success.
WEBINAR: Promoting Self-Determination and More Positive Transition Outcomes
Jun 3, 2016
Dr. Michael Wehmeyer will present the Self-Determined Learning Model of Instruction