Save the date: July 22, 23, & 24 at Seattle University
It can be an overwhelming process to plan learning
activities based on Washington Learning Standards and align these with the
unique learning needs identified in the IEP. The 2015 Combined Summer Institute
can help with a focus on crib to career practices that are research-based and
known to improve outcomes for students with disabilities.
For more details visit the NCESD Webpage.
The Washington Statewide Transition Conference was held at the Yakima
Convention Center on March 20th, 2015. Approximately 350 people
joined CCTS, WISE, DVR, and DDA for a full day of training focusing on the
successful transition for students into adult life. Dr. Sue Ann Bube, Director
of CCTS, presented Transition to Postsecondary Education, Training, Employment,
and Independent Living: Utilizing Resources in Rural and Remote Areas.
Download the CCTS Presentation
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.
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OSPI Special Education Updates