OSSE Training: The Nuts and Bolts of Secondary Transition

March 25, 2020 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Office of the State Superintendent of Education (First Floor – Eleanor Holmes Norton Conference Room), 1050 First St NE, Washington, DC 20002, USA

Educators who understand the basics of transition planning increase their capacity to develop realistic postsecondary goals, provide individualized transition services, and maintain overall Indicator 13 compliance. This introductory training will provide a brief overview of the foundational theories that guide quality transition planning.

Participants will:

  • Identify key concepts of secondary transition, including transition domains and best practices,
  • Identify the federal and local laws, theory, and research that support the IDEA’s secondary transition mandate,
  • Practice drafting a compliant and individualized secondary transition plan
  • Locate and utilize resources to assist with secondary transition planning and implementation.

For questions, please contact Jennifer Carpenter at Jennifer.Carpenter@dc.gov.