Educational Transitions

Educational Transitions



Whether moving from preschool to kindergarten, from middle school to high school, or to a new school or placement, transitions can throw a lot of curve balls at our kids. Check out these resources to help kids handle these many transitions and thrive in their new school environment.

How do I help my child transition between schools?

Whether your child is moving to a new placement at a different school or they’re advancing to elementary, middle, or high school, your IEP team should hold a transition IEP meeting. For advice specific to your child’s age, check out our article Moving to a New School? Here’s What to Know About Transition IEPs.



How do I help my child transition between schools?

What considerations do I need to address at my child’s transition IEP meeting?

Who can help my child prepare for middle or high school transitions?

When will my child begin the Individualized Transition Plan (ITP) process?

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