Transition Through Middle And High School And Beyond
Matrix of effective transition planning practices
The National Technical Assistance Center on Transition has a matrix of effective transition planning practices and predictors. Parents and caregivers, as well as educators, can learn about what works well for transitioning students with special needs.
Transition Guide to Postsecondary Education and Employment for Students and Youth with Disabilities
A Transition Guide to Postsecondary Education and Employment for Students and Youth with Disabilities from the U.S. Department of Education covers transition planning, transition services, and post-high school education and employment options.
Person Centered Planning
Person-Centered Planning is a Virginia resource to promote person-centered planning, training and other aspects of person-centeredness including self-direction. The Center for Person Centered Practices promotes ways for people to create and maintain positive change in their lives, organizations, and communities through the use of person centered skills and actions.
Virginia Department of Education’s Transfer of Rights for Students with Disabilities Upon Reaching Age of Majority in Virginia
Virginia Department of Education’s Transfer of Rights for Students with Disabilities Upon Reaching Age of Majority in Virginia, which includes information on educational power of attorney.
Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitation Services
Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitation Services provides services to and for Virginians with disabilities including Employment Services, Community Based Services, Assistive Technology/Devices and Equipment, and Disability Determination.
VDOE about the Applied Studies Diploma, other diplomas and certificates and Credit Accommodations
Information from VDOE about the Applied Studies Diploma and other diplomas and certificates.
Information from VDOE about Credit Accommodations offered to students with disabilities who are seeking a Standard Diploma.