Family Transition Training

Definition: The school provides and engages families in multiple transition-related training opportunities in a variety of formats.

Introductory reading

IEP meetings

  • High School Is a Big Thing (PDF, 2 pages, 2014). Two-page flyer on preparing for an IEP meeting about transition from high school, from the NH Parent Information Center.
  • Players of the Game is the eighth lesson in Transition Tennessee’s Developing a High-Quality Transition Plan video course. It is about 20 minutes long. There is also a video gallery of short videos of the different players explaining their roles.

Transition guides


Understanding the New Vision for Career Development: The Role of Family (PDF, 12 pages, 2014) introduces three phases of career development for youth: self exploration, career exploration, and career planning and management. From the National Collaborative on Workforce Development for Youth (NCWD/Youth).

New content 9/28/20