Family Transition Training

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

Training options for families

See the Family Involvement Toolkit on this site for materials to download, self-paced trainings, and slides from in-person trainings.

Introductory reading

Transition guides and timelines

Online training for educators

Collaborating with Families, from the Iris Center at Vanderbilt University, highlights the diversity of families and addresses the factors that educators should understand about working with the families of children with disabilities. It’s an engaging training with a variety of delivery methods (videos, audios), especially at the beginning, and takes about an hour to complete. There’s good information and self-reflection, but not many tools. Module outline

Updated 4-26-24