Are You in a HOT Career?
(posted August 27, 2014)
A recent US News and World Report article identified Transition Specialist as an up-and-coming career based on increased demand for them in the field of education. Read the full article here.
Honor an Outstanding Contributor to the Field of Transition
(posted August 21, 2014)
DCDT, a division of CEC, is accepting nominations of people who have made outstanding contributions in the field of secondary education and transition for students with disabilities. Deadline for nominations is September 15, 2014. Awards will be given out at the 2014 DCDT International Conference in Cleveland, Ohio. MORE INFO
2014 DCDT International Conference in Cleveland, OH
(posted June 24, 2014)
Register for the 2014 CEC Division on Career Development and Transition (DCDT) Conference, Transition Rocks, November 6-8 at the Renaissance Hotel in Cleveland, OH.
Easter Seals Project Action (ESPA) - Accessible Transportation
(posted April 14, 2014)
ESPA is a training and TA center derived through a cooperative effort between Easter Seals, Inc. and the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Transit Administration. Project ACTION aims to improve access to public transportation for people with disabilities. Visit their website for toolkits, instructional materials, on-line courses, and a large selection of resources for educators, parents, students, and agencies.
Work-based Learning & Fair Labor Standards Act, Webinar Recording Available!
(posted April 04, 2014)
View Ensuring that Work-based Learning for Students with Disabilities Aligns with the Fair Labor Standards Act Training Agreement presented by Dr. Mary Morningstar, Director of the Transition Coalition & professor with the KU Department of Special Education on April 3, 2014. Download the presentation handouts and accompanying work-based learning checklist.
Attention Self-Advocates, Family Members, Professionals!
(posted March 11, 2014)
Register now for the 2014 Self-Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) National Conference, October 9th-12th, 2014 in OKC.