NextStepsNH has Six Presentations at the National SPDG Conference
Oct 11, 2016 We sent a team to the national State Personnel Development Grant (SPDG) Conference in Washington, DC this week. We’re proud of our work and submitted a whole pile of presentation proposals, of which six were selected. You can follow the action on Twitter below.
Register Now for the 10th Annual Transition Summit
Sept 19, 2016 Registration is now open for the 10th Annual Transition Summit on November 16, 2016 at the Grappone Center in Concord, NH. The Summit is the only statewide conference for training, collaboration, networking, and information focused on postsecondary outcomes for students with disabilities.
New Hampshire’s 10th Annual Transition Summit
Aug 26, 2016 Save the Date! The New Hampshire Transition Community of Practice announces its 10th Annual Transition Summit will take place on November 16, 2016 at the Grappone Center in Concord, NH. The Summit is the only statewide conference for training, collaboration, networking, and information focused on postsecondary outcomes for students with disabilities. Save-the-date flyer.
Next Steps NH
The Next Steps NH project provides professional development and coaching to selected New Hampshire high schools for the purpose of increasing the graduation rate of students with disabilities, and students at risk. This is done through implementing evidence-informed transition planning practices that help students prepare for college, career, and adult life.
This website is part of the project and will house all tools and resources developed as part of the project.
View a simple sitemap for this website.
Video of the Month
“Are you planning to vote?”: People with disabilities have the right and the responsibilty to vote along with everyone else! 4:47-minutes. Lots more videos
Take 3:52 minutes and tour the website.
A one-page flyer about the website
Transition: the process of assisting youth to move from high school to the adult world.
College and Career Ready: having the skills, knowledge and abilities needed to enroll, persist, and succeed in college and other postsecondary training opportunities, and to gain entry into a meaningful career.
Postsecondary: Elementary school is primary education, high school is secondary education, and after high school is postsecondary education.
Download this activity as one of your next steps to develop everyday language explanations of transition terms.