2020-2021 Graduate Academic Catalog

ESPED 6150 Laying the Groundwork: Fundamentals of Transition

The historical context and legal foundations of transition are explored, along with the transition planning process. Candidates learn about the transition domains – employment, continued learning, and community involvement- and the institutions and agencies that support students in working toward the achievement of their postsecondary goals. Candidates learn about the rights and responsibilities of the student and family and the roles of key personnel. Best practices in transition are introduced, including the use of technology.