DATE & TIME TYPE LOCATION EVENT DESCRIPTION

September 07, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Webinar

Webinar

Implementing Evidence-Based Practices to Increase Graduation Rates and Decreasing Dropout Rates for Students with Disabilities in Pennsylvania

Schools in Pennsylvania are working to increase the graduation rate and decrease the dropout rate for students with disabilities by utilizing a State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP).  Participants will learn about Evidence-Based Practices to increase graduation rates, and how to work with stakeholders to design and implement a statewide plan at the local level. 

Presenters:  Dr. Victor Rodriguez-Diaz and Dr. Laura Moran

This webinar will be recorded and a captioned recording will be available after the webinar; however, live captioning services are not available during the webinar.

Here is the link mentioned in the webinar regarding the School Completion Data Tools and you can contact Dr. Matthew Klare to get support with these tools by emailing RiskCalculations@uncc.edu.

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August 10, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Webinar

Presenter: Richard Luecking

Vocational Rehabilitation Outcomes for Students Participating in a Model Seamless Transition Program - Webinar

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) represents significant promise for improving transition outcomes when implemented in the context of proven transition service models. 

This webinar will be captioned and will be available within a week or so.

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June 08, 2017

3 - 4 PM (Eastern)

Webinar

Career Counseling for Students with Significant Disabilities: Strategies for Success

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May 16, 2017 to May 18, 2017

In-Person Training

Kansas City, MO

2017 Capacity Building Institute

The 2017 NTACT Capacity Building Institute will be held in Kansas City, MO May 16‑18, 2017. Mark your calendars! Registration is closed. You may email ntactmail@uncc.edu if you are trying to register for this event. 

Access CBI Presentation Resources here.

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May 11, 2017

3:00 pm EST

Webinar

Webinar

Ask the Expert: "Gaining Momentum in Middle Schools - Wisconsin Strategies"

In this Ask the Expert event Nancy Molfenter and Jennifer Hilgendorf will provide strategies and materials that have been used in Wisconsin to provide middle schools with appropriate transition practices.

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April 28, 2017

12:00 p.m. EST

Webinar

State-Defined Alternate Diplomas

This webinar was desinged to clarify what ESSA says about the state-definded alternate diploma and to generate discussion about the pros and cons and to identify the next steps the states will take.

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April 26, 2017

Webinar

National COP Youth Development and Youth Leadership

Self-determination and self-advocacy are keys to success for youth and young adults as they transition from high school to adult life. During this session, presented in collaboration with the National Community of Practice on Secondary Transition, information regarding resources and strategies to enhance inclusive youth engagement and leadership will be shared from a variety of presenters from across the country

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April 13, 2017

3 - 4pm

Webinar

Webinar

Dropout Prevention, Graduation, and Postsecondary Education Preparation Resources from NTACT

NTACT staff will walk participants through resources available to help students with disabilities persist and succeed in middle and high school, as well as prepare for success in postsecondary education and training. Join us for a website resources tour!

A captioned recording of NTACT's webinars will be made available, approximately one week after the live event. 

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March 30, 2017

3:00 PM, EST

Webinar

Webinar

Ask the Expert - "Attendance Matters"

This event will be an opportunity to participate in a webinar on this topic and then engage in an online discussion with the presenter for two weeks after the event.

Pat Halle, Maryland Attendance Expert

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A captioned recording will be posted approximately one week after the webinar.

March 16, 2017

Webinar

Webinar

National COP Career Preparation and Work-Based Learning

As part of the secondary transition process, youth and young adults learn to apply knowledge and skills in real life, real work, and real world situations. Work-based learning opportunities provide the gateway for post-secondary education and employment success. In this webinar offered in collaboration with the National Community of Practice on Secondary Transition, presenters from across the country will present examples of effective career preparation and work-based learning strategies, activities and resources.

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