The Center for Change in Transition Services in conjunction with the Olympic ESD will be providing two FREE trainings in your area focusing on Writing Effective Transition Plans. These all day workshops will focus on how to write transition plans based on student’s interest, needs, strengths, and preferences as well as how to implement the plan while balancing the needs of all students. This workshop will also cover Common Core and its relationship to transition. Lots of FREE resources will be provided. Please encourage your staff to attend, and bring IEPs in order to make it a very productive work day.
October 13, 2014 -- Port Angeles Skills Center Training Registration
October 14, 2014 -- Olympic ESD Training Registration
Join CCTS for 8 webinars focusing on the variety of postsecondary education and training options available in Washington State as well as the transition services needed to help students successfully navigate the transition. You can find more information in this flyer.
It's the start of a new school year and the Workforce Board's popular career guides are flying off the shelf! Make sure you get copies of this free guide, which includes a career quiz, state labor market information on hundreds of occupations and a variety of career resources, including resume-writing and interview tips.
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