The annual Transition Summit is organized by the New Hampshire Transition Community of Practice. It is the only statewide conference for high-quality professional development on the practices that achieve the best outcomes for youth with disabilities as they transition from high school to post-secondary education, employment, and independent living. This will be our 14th year… Continue reading: Save the Date! 14th Annual Transition Summit, November 16, 2020. Fully Online.
With schools across the country closed, parents are searching for reliable, easy-to-understand resources to support learning at home. Here are a few recommended sites. The IRIS Center at Vanderbilt University has created a free training module for families, Parents: Supporting Learning During the COVID-19 Pandemic, that offers practical tools and easy-to-implement strategies. Teenagers need structure and… Continue reading: Helping Families Cope with Remote Learning
Updated May 6, 2020 The NH Transition Community of Practice is trying something new! This winter and spring you can attend informative meetings in person in Concord or remotely using Zoom. Meetings are 9-11 am on the first Thursday of the month at Community Bridges in Concord. Or, use Zoom for a webinar-like experience. Zoom… Continue reading: NH Transition COP Professional Development Presentations
The IRIS center at Vanderbilt University develops free online resources to support all learners, especially struggling learners and those with disabilities. Transition resources include eight training modules, 38 information briefs, and 19 video vignettes! Among the eight secondary transition training modules are: School Counselors: Facilitating Transitions for Students with Disabilities from High School to Post-School… Continue reading: Free Online Professional Development from Iris Center
Webinar Series: CTE for Students with Disabilities Secondary Career and Technical Education (CTE) is a viable pathway for developing the skills of students with disabilities and preparing them for the future. Changes in Perkins V legislation and an increasing emphasis on college and career readiness for all students are bringing the needs of these students… Continue reading: Webinar Series: CTE for Students with Disabilities
The New Hampshire Transition Community of Practice has opened registration for the 12th Annual Transition Summit. This year’s theme is Breaking Down Barriers and Building Collaboration. The keynote speaker is Dan Habib, nationally recognized filmmaker at the University of New Hampshire’s Institute on Disability, and the creator of award-winning documentary films on disability-related topics. The Summit takes place November… Continue reading: Register for the 2018 Transition Summit!
Due to the popularity of the April 2018 FREE Extended Learning Opportunity Training Series, Next Steps NH is offering one more FREE training to be held in Concord, NH June 6-7, 2018. Sessions will run 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM each day. This is a great opportunity for school teams that weren’t able to attend… Continue reading: Free Two-Day ELO Training in June
Invest a day in your child’s future and come to the free one-day conference, Planning for Life After High School: Today’s Plan – Tomorrow’s Success at Nashua Community College on May 5, 2018 from 9 am – 3:30 pm. The conference is free but space is limited and registration is required. Lunch is provided. Flyer, Registration details… Continue reading: Free Parent Conference May 5, 2018
Back by popular demand! Next Steps NH is offering a second chance to take the FREE 6-week, online training course, Best Practices in Transition Planning. The first one, currently finishing up, filled within a couple weeks with a long waiting list. The course will be offered on the Canvas online learning platform and includes a… Continue reading: Best Practices in Transition FREE Online Course
New Hampshire Family Voices, the Parent Information Center and the YEAH Council invite you to the Partnering for Strength Conference 2018 on Saturday, April 7 at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord, NH. The conference is an annual event focusing on educating, collaborating and enriching families, professionals and youth. Conference flyer Partnering for Strength is really two… Continue reading: Partnering for Strength Conference 2018