Professional Development

Definition: Transition educators and staff meet established transition-related competencies through initial and continuing professional development that includes technical assistance and transition resources regarding evidence-informed practices.

Elements:

  • Transition-related competencies
  • Professional development regarding transition
  • Technical assistance in New Hampshire
  • Annual Transition Summit:  New Hampshire’s annual statewide conference on postsecondary outcomes for students, held in the fall in Concord. The Coaching Frame tool from the Q.E.D. Foundation (MSWord, 5 pages) provides a structure to help plan and focus your coaching efforts with an individual or a small group.
  • To focus your professional development, try our transition competency self-assessment process.
Free facilitation of special education team meetings is offered by the Bureau of Special Education in the NH Department of Education.

Links checked 7/27/17