Super Transition Week: K-12 and Beyond: Transition Planning for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students with Disabilities 

Monday, February 22 2021 –
Thursday, February 25 2021
Contact:
Parent Resource Center 703-204-3941
Free - Registration Required
Add to Calendar 2021-02-22 18:30:00 2021-02-25 20:00:00 America/New_York Super Transition Week: K-12 and Beyond: Transition Planning for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students with Disabilities 

The FCPS Parent Resource Center is offering the following free webinar:

Super Transition Week: K-12 and Beyond: Transition Planning for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students with Disabilities

Register for Super Transition Week: K-12 and Beyond: Transition Planning for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students with Disabilities

*For families, caretakers, and educators of students receiving special education services*

It’s never too early or too late to start planning for a successful transition from school to life as a young adult. Ensuring postsecondary success of our students with disabilities is dependent on effective transition planning.  Please join CTS and other support service personnel for a week of transition focused workshops.  

February 22 

  • 6:30 – 6:45 p.m. Session 1A, Event/Workshop Overview
  • 6:45 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1B, Middle School Transition Support
    • This session will provide an overview of the Transition IEP process and a discussion about why it’s important to start planning early during the middle school years. 
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, CTS Programs and Services Virtual Exhibitor Fair
    • Career and Transition Services (CTS) Overview
    • Learn about the different course offerings, programs, and services available from CTS. Opportunity to ask questions and interact with teacher and staff representatives. 

February 23

  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1, I’m Determined: K-12
    • Learn why it’s important for students with disabilities to understand and possess self-determination skills from elementary school to adulthood.
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, Supporting a Student’s Transition to Adult Services
    • Learn about how the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS), the Community Services Board (CSB), and Career and Transition Services (CTS) work together to facilitate a successful student transition to adult service providers upon exiting FCPS. 

February 24

  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1, College and Postsecondary Education Options
    • Understand the college planning process and learn how to find colleges/programs with the right support and services for your child or student.  
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, My Journey - Part I: An FCPS Graduate Student and Parent Panel  
    • Opportunity to hear from students and parents who navigated the transition process in FCPS. The panel for Part I will consist of individuals with disabilities who are pursuing competitive employment and higher education opportunities after exiting FCPS. 

February 25

  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1, The Arc of Northern Virginia: Transition Planning and Supported Decision-Making
    • Learn how to successfully plan for the transition from school to the adult world, including how to empower your child or student to maximize independence and rights protection by utilizing a chosen team of supporters. 
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, My Journey - Part II: An FCPS Graduate Student and Parent Panel  
    • Opportunity to hear from students and parents who navigated the transition process in FCPS. The panel for Part II will consist of individuals with disabilities who are pursuing supported employment, group supported employment, or day support opportunities, and working with the Community Services Board (CSB) for on-going support after exiting FCPS. 

 

Please join CTS and other support service personnel for a week of transition focused workshops.  

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The FCPS Parent Resource Center is offering the following free webinar:

Super Transition Week: K-12 and Beyond: Transition Planning for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students with Disabilities

Register for Super Transition Week: K-12 and Beyond: Transition Planning for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students with Disabilities

*For families, caretakers, and educators of students receiving special education services*

It’s never too early or too late to start planning for a successful transition from school to life as a young adult. Ensuring postsecondary success of our students with disabilities is dependent on effective transition planning.  Please join CTS and other support service personnel for a week of transition focused workshops.  

February 22 

  • 6:30 – 6:45 p.m. Session 1A, Event/Workshop Overview
  • 6:45 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1B, Middle School Transition Support
    • This session will provide an overview of the Transition IEP process and a discussion about why it’s important to start planning early during the middle school years. 
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, CTS Programs and Services Virtual Exhibitor Fair
    • Career and Transition Services (CTS) Overview
    • Learn about the different course offerings, programs, and services available from CTS. Opportunity to ask questions and interact with teacher and staff representatives. 

February 23

  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1, I’m Determined: K-12
    • Learn why it’s important for students with disabilities to understand and possess self-determination skills from elementary school to adulthood.
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, Supporting a Student’s Transition to Adult Services
    • Learn about how the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS), the Community Services Board (CSB), and Career and Transition Services (CTS) work together to facilitate a successful student transition to adult service providers upon exiting FCPS. 

February 24

  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1, College and Postsecondary Education Options
    • Understand the college planning process and learn how to find colleges/programs with the right support and services for your child or student.  
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, My Journey - Part I: An FCPS Graduate Student and Parent Panel  
    • Opportunity to hear from students and parents who navigated the transition process in FCPS. The panel for Part I will consist of individuals with disabilities who are pursuing competitive employment and higher education opportunities after exiting FCPS. 

February 25

  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Session 1, The Arc of Northern Virginia: Transition Planning and Supported Decision-Making
    • Learn how to successfully plan for the transition from school to the adult world, including how to empower your child or student to maximize independence and rights protection by utilizing a chosen team of supporters. 
  • 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Session 2, My Journey - Part II: An FCPS Graduate Student and Parent Panel  
    • Opportunity to hear from students and parents who navigated the transition process in FCPS. The panel for Part II will consist of individuals with disabilities who are pursuing supported employment, group supported employment, or day support opportunities, and working with the Community Services Board (CSB) for on-going support after exiting FCPS. 

 

Please join CTS and other support service personnel for a week of transition focused workshops.