Center for Change in Transition Services

Center for Change in Transition Services

  • Welcome to the Center for Change in Transition Services!

  • CCTS Webinar Series: Postsecondary Education and Training

    Posted by Matthew Lyon on 1/21/2015 09:04:58 AM

    Join CCTS for the fifth webinar in our series, Postsecondary Education & Training, where we explore how students with disabilities are impacted by the differences in law when transitioning between K-12 schools and higher education.

    Linkto join the February 11th Webinar (no registration required)

    2015 General & Special Education Conference

    Posted by Matthew Lyon on 1/21/2015 09:04:18 AM

    Downtown Seattle Grand Hyatt Conference Center and Hotel

    March 4, 5, & 6, 2015  

    This conference provides numerous opportunities for professionals to acquire new information and ideas to work collaboratively in meeting the needs of all students. Participants will have the opportunity to hear nationally and internationally recognized speakers on a variety of general education and special education topics. There are 31 courses designed for General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Administrators, and Support Professionals including half-day, full day, and 2-day courses. Check out Rehab Seminars for a full description.

    Save the Date!

    Posted by Matthew Lyon on 1/21/2015 08:57:32 AM

    The Washington Statewide Transition Conference is being held at the Yakima Convention Center on March 20th, 2015. Join CCTS, WISE, DVR, and DDA for a full day of training focusing on the successful transition for students into adult life. This conference will include opportunities for information sharing and networking. The registration opens in January. If you would like more information please contact WISE.

    The Center for Change in Transition Services will be in Wenatchee and Yakima all week! Dates and times of CCTS Transition Training: Writing Effective Transition Plans will be announced at a later date. For more information, or to request a training session in your area, email CCTS at

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    Use the following newsletters and links to get the latest information:

    • CCTS Newsletter: Sign up for our newsletter to receive monthly updates.

    • Workforce: The Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board provides updates on workforce development in Washington.

    • WISE: The Washington Initiative for Supported Employment promotes equitable employment for people with developmental disabilities through innovation, training, and technical assistance.

    • OSPI Special Education Updates: These updates are created by the OSPI Special Education staff and sent out electronically each month to all school district special education staff alerting them that the lasted news has been posted to the OSPI website.