DCDT Corner

DCDT Corner

The mission of Division on Career Development and Transition (DCDT) is to promote national and international efforts to improve the quality of and access to, career/vocational and transition services, increase the participation of education in career development and transition goals and to influence policies affecting career development and transition services for persons with disabilities. 

Resource Guide: 
The Transition Resource Guide contains frequently used low-cost/ no-cost web-based transition resources available to professionals, students with disabilities, and their families.The tables contain resources for professional development, teacher use, student use, and parent/family use. This resource table with be updated on a tri-monthly basis to ensure all information is up-to-date and current.  

Legislation Update: 
The ABLE Act, which will - among other things - allow persons with disabilities to more easily save for their long-term care, has passed both the House and Senate and is poised to become law.

      For more information, see: 
      http://www.coons.senate.gov/newsroom/releases/release/able-act-passes-the-senate-will-become-law

      10 things to know about the ABLE Act:
       
http://www.autismspeaks.org/news/news-item/10-things-know-about-able-act



Conference Information: 
19th DCDT Conference Portland Oregon: “Blazing New Trails in Transition"
November 5-7, 2015

Click on the picture or here to go to the conference page

 

Portland SAVE THE DATE.pdf


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NYS Site: http://nydcdt.org/