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Transition Chats, Family to Family

The Parent Information Center (PIC) is hosting monthly Transition Chats via Zoom. The chats are open to all families throughout the state. However, registration is limited to 15 households. and there will be a waiting list once each one fills up. Click the links for more details, including registration. Time for Transition: How Transition Assessments are… Continue reading: Transition Chats, Family to Family

Save the Date! 14th Annual Transition Summit, November 16, 2020. Fully Online.

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.

Helping Families Cope with Remote Learning

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

Free Online Professional Development from Iris Center

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

New App for Career Information

December 17, 2019 The Occupational Outlook Handbook from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is now available as an app! Find data and information for hundreds of detailed occupations with the new CareerInfo app. It’s available for download on iOS and Android devices. The CareerInfo app helps you find data and information about employment, pay, job outlook,… Continue reading: New App for Career Information