Basic Rights Presenter: Faith Morgan from The Federation for Children with Special Needs
This workshop provides an overview of the transition planning process for youth with disabilities ages 14-22 on IEPs. All families welcome. It is never too early to start thinking about these things and be prepared for what is coming down the pike.
What is Transition and Why is It Important
Legal Basis for Transition Planning
Self Determination and Self-Advocacy
Student and Parent's Roles
Transition Planning Form (TPF)
Age of Majority
Timelines, Resources and More!
All are welcome! If you haven’t been able to attend a Basic Rights Workshop this year, now is a good time to learn or update your knowledge about your child’s rights to special education in MA.
Basic Rights-Transition Planning presented by the Federation for Children with Special Needs.
Location: Westwood High School, 220 Nahatan Street
Park in the front horseshoe parking lot off Nahatan Street. Go through the doors marked “District Administration”. Once inside follow signage to Professional Development Room.