Granite State Independent Living’s Earn and Learn Opportunities Program provides extended learning opportunities (ELO’s) that combine soft skills training and education with on-the-job training for at-risk high school students with disabilities. Students are matched with professions in which they have an interest and learn more about the skills and education required to be successful in […]
Four New Hampshire high schools have been selected as Cohort 2 pilot sites for the Next Steps NH project. They are Lincoln Woodstock, Winnacunnet, Conval Regional, and Somersworth. Based on the principles of Implementation Science, these schools will receive intensive training and coaching as they move through the exploration, installation and initial stages of implementation […]
A new online publication, “New Hampshire: Our Story of Transformation,” was announced at the Statewide Educators Conference at Keene State College last week. While not directly transition related, it is a high level summary of what’s going on in our state.
This summer our Cohort 1 schools are receiving RENEW training from our partners at the Institute on Disability at UNH. The training kicked off in June at Merrimack Valley High School. Members of their staff along with participants from Kingswood Regional High School, received an in-depth training in the RENEW model and its process to […]
First Cohort schools have informally identified areas of focus: RENEW ELOs Program Structures Family Engagement and Communication transition assessment breaking down silos for students The Regional Intermediaries have chosen PALS II (Participatory Adult Learning Strategy) as a coaching methodology. Regional Intermediaries will be developing specific checklists for the specific areas schools choose as priorities.
This site is designed to promote evidence-informed transition practices, and to be a reference tool for good transition. The primary audience is students and educators/parents. The top menu gives quick access to big reference areas on the site. The side menu gives access to the site via a particular audience’s interests. We hope the overall design […]
We are very pleased to be working with four schools around the state in this year. They are: Mascoma Regional High School Merrimack Valley High School Kennett High School Kingswood High School All four schools are working with their regional intermediaries to get their proejct teams up and running. The kickoff is Tuesday, Jan 28 […]