NTACT News

Upcoming Webinars:

Manage “Secondary Transition 101: What You Need to Know if You Are A First Year Secondary Teacher, VR Counselor, or Want To Assess Your Transition Practices”

This back-to-school webinar will focus on what secondary transition teachers and VR counselors need to know in order to serve youth with disabilities in schools under the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA). Basic information about IDEA, ADA, and how WIOA applies to providing transition services to youth with disabilities in high school.

Session Outcomes:

  • Increase knowledge of transition requirements in IDEA
  • Increased awareness of quality transition planning practices and service delivery
  • Increased knowledge of other national laws as they relate to transition
  • Increased awareness of student-centered planning, family engagement, and cultural considerations

Presenter: Dr. Diane Bassett

Diane Bassett is a Professor Emerita at the University of Northern Colorado. She has taught, published, and held grants in the delivery of transition services for over 30 years.

September 20, 2018 – 3:00 PM (EST)

Register here!

Ask the Expert: Pre-ETS Overview and State/Local Implementation in Oregon

Ask the Expert: Pre-ETS Overview and State/Local Implementation in Oregon

Sponsored by NTACT, join Keith Ozols (Workforce and Youth Manager from Oregon) and Ronica Marable (TA provider with NTACT) as they discuss how Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation and the Oregon Department of Education are coordinating Pre-ETS at a state leadership level. Through braided funding these agencies are developing stronger connections between local VR offices and local school districts. These local partnerships are building capacity and opening the door for the delivery of Pre-ETS at the local level.
Participate in the 2-week online discussion during August 16-August 30. Ask Ronica and Keith questions and discuss effective practices and strategies with them!

 

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