Special Education Listserv
Subject: Transition-FREE On-line Ask the Expert
Source: Barb Gilpin, Assistant Director, Effective Practices
Intended Audience: Secondary Special Education Teachers, Work Experience Coordinators, Principals, Superintendents, Secondary Teachers
Date: March 1, 2010
The Missouri Transition COP is pleased to announce an "Ask the Expert"
event at http://missouritransition.org/moodle/index.php. The title of this event is Comprehensive School Programs for Student Employment.
Experts for this event are - Sally Morgan-Smith, North Kansas City School District, and Marilyn Smith, Special School District, St. Louis. Sally and Marilyn have extensive experience in the area of transition.
Sally and Marilyn will share information and respond to questions about the continuum of options to engage students in employment including: school-based employment/training programs that include paid and unpaid community-based vocational training/employment, paid employment, and VR COOP.
The "Ask the Expert" event will begin on March 1 and continue until March 12, 2010. It is free and open to all transition professionals.
To access the event on the Community of Practice, go to http://missouritransition.org/moodle/index.php, create an account if you do not have one, login, and click on "Ask the Expert." If you need further assistance, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.