Transition Resources Video Lessons

Module 1 - The IEP & School Based Services

The IEP and School-Based Services modules reviews the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and outlines the services and supports that are mandated by law. This module also reviews graduation criteria for individuals with disabilities and planning for the transition to the adult system.

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Module 2 - Employment First

The Employment First module defines the Employment First initiative and describes the various ways in which individuals with disabilities obtain meaningful integrated work and earn competitive wages.

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Module 3 - Housing & Daily Life

The Housing and Daily Life module discusses a wide range of housing options for adults with disabilities, as well as how to maximize a person’s independence in adult life.

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Module 4 - Thinking College

The Thinking College module discusses college opportunities for individuals with disabilities and reviews the benefits of the college experience. The module also describes different college programs and available supports for students with disabilities.

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Module 5 - Social Connections & Relationships

The Social Connections and Relationships Module describes the importance of social connectedness in adulthood for individuals with disabilities and offers suggestions on how to cultivate reciprocal relationships.

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Module 6 - Healthy Lifestyles

The Social Connections and Relationships Module describes the importance of social connectedness in adulthood for individuals with disabilities and offers suggestions on how to cultivate reciprocal relationships.

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Module 7 - Legal Matters & Advocacy

The Legal Matters and Advocacy module discusses legal considerations including guardianship planning for individuals with disabilities. This module also describes the rights of individuals and outlines the importance of self-advocacy.

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Module 8 - Finances & Eligibility

The Finances and Eligibility module outline key financial planning considerations as the individual transitions into the adult service system including available entitlements, eligibility criteria, and other financial tools to help pay for the cost of care.

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