Secondary Transition Services

SERRC provides secondary transition services to districts and oversees the Alaska Transition Outcome Project grant.

Successful secondary transition means administrators and parents see their youth happily and productively shift from school to work, and from move from home to independent living.

Transition Portfolio
During transition camps, students create a portfolio to showcase their goals and resources.

Customizable Secondary Transition Services

  • Regional and Local Secondary Transition Camps – Facilitated camps offer students, families, educators, and community members dedicated time to learn skills and techniques that help students transition from school to life, for employment, education/training, and independent living.
  • Regional and Local Secondary Transition Awareness – Focused trainings familiarize students, families, educators, and community members with current regulations, best practices and efficient ways to integrate them into the community.
  • Resource Mapping – Practical guidance to help students access local and regional resources needed to successfully transition into the next phase of their lives.
  • Secondary Transition Planning Assistance – Continuous support and help for teachers, community members, and families in creating and implementing effective and compliant student transition plans.

Training Available at the Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference (ASSEC)

  • Before and after the annual ASSEC 2-day conference, SERRC offers information about IDEA 2004’s transition requirements and hands-on-training designed to ensure transition success.
  • Participants learn about transition requirements and how to implement transition plans.
  • Training includes tools for guiding students and community members through transition, creative ideas for developing functional and realistic transition plans, community mapping, accessing community partners, and guidance on evaluating transition services effectiveness for students and families through the Individualized Education Program (IEP).
  • During the conference, SERRC also offers a comprehensive overview of transition planning legal requirements. For a copy of the conference PDF, email Gail Greenhalgh.

For more information on customized community and site-specific transition services, contact us today.