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Tools to Remove Barriers to Effective Distance Learning

Removing Barriers to Effective Distance Learning by Applying the High-Leverage Practices Tips and Tools (PDF, 29 pages, 2020) is a complex title for a practical and usable document. It identifies high leverage practices to help dismantle six barriers, including the struggle to keep students focused and engaged, and helping students manage their remote workload. Using… Continue reading: Tools to Remove Barriers to Effective Distance Learning

Family-to-Family Chats on Transition in December and January

The Parent Information Center (PIC) and NH Family Voices are hosting a series of free online Family Chats this year, called Time for Transition. Registration is limited to 15 families to keep the numbers low enough for good conversation. The next ones are: Dec 9, 2020, 3:30-4:30 pm,  Understanding Pre-Employment Transition Services for Students, with… Continue reading: Family-to-Family Chats on Transition in December and January

UNH-4U Bridges Winter-Spring Applications Due Dec 10

UNH-4U has exciting new training opportunities for young adults with intellectual disabilities living in New Hampshire. Offered virtually, UNH-4U Bridges to College and Career trainings prepare students for life beyond high school by linking interests with pathways to college, independence, and future careers. The winter-spring offerings are: Academic and Assistive Technology for College Access  5… Continue reading: UNH-4U Bridges Winter-Spring Applications Due Dec 10

Transition Summit Registration is Open!

The New Hampshire Transition Community of Practice is pleased to invite you to the 14th annual statewide conference for training, collaboration, networking, and information that focuses exclusively on the transition-to-life-after-high-school of students with disabilities. The Transition Summit is 100% online this year to provide safe access for the largest possible audience, with an added emphasis… Continue reading: Transition Summit Registration is Open!

New Online Community Transition Program, UNH-4U, FREE This Fall

The UNH-4U Bridges program is a new online community transition program to prepare young adults with intellectual disabilities, ages 18-24,  for higher education, independent living, and careers. It consists of three, 10-week virtual trainings that promote self-awareness, occupational/academic direction, advocacy, technology and personal computing skills, knowledge of resources, and enhance social connections. The trainings are:… Continue reading: New Online Community Transition Program, UNH-4U, FREE This Fall

October is Manufacturing Month in NH

October is manufacturing month and a great time to showcase New Hampshire’s top manufacturers and the things made here.  The NH Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NH MEP) celebrates Manufacturing Month with open houses, tours and manufacturers opening their doors to high school students to learn about career opportunities. Due to the pandemic, MEP is planning virtual… Continue reading: October is Manufacturing Month in NH