Presented by Kristine and Colleen Crisell
Sponsored by The Family Resource Network, Inc. and The Syracuse University Parent Assistance Center
Session 1: 9:30am to 11:30am
Understanding Diploma and Credential Options for Students with Disabilities–**Newest Updates** Have you heard about the new graduation options for children with disabilities? This training will provide families with important information to help them become an active participant in the transition planning process. It will also help parents discover the essential, but often overlooked skills children need for life after high school.
- Understand the current graduation options in NY State
- Understand basic requirements for quality transition planning
- Understand the importance of Career Development Occupational Studies integration
Even if you have attended this training in the past you will want to come hear the newest updates!
Session 2: 12:15pm to 2:00pm
Transition Planning: Getting Started
Post-Secondary Transition is planning and preparing for one’s future after high school while still in school. In this workshop you will learn about the transition process for students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs). You will also learn the answers to the following questions and more:
- What does Post-Secondary Transition mean?
- When should planning begin for transition from school to the adult world?
- Who is involved in the transition process?
- What does transition planning look like in the IEP?
This training is open to all families that want to learn about transition planning for students with IEPs and is highly recommended for families of students in Middle School and High School.
Lunch and Vendor Information Session: 11:30am to 12:15pm
Registration is required and is by phone only. To register, please call Shelley Hubal at (607) 437-0077.
This event is FREE. Pizza lunch is included for individuals attending both events.