News and Updates
Dropout Prevention Series Schedule
Due to upcoming holidays the November and December Dropout Prevention Webinars will be combined. The date of the next webinar will be sometime in the first half of December. Watch SELS messages for details.
Webinar #3 - Dropout Prevention Series
October 31, 2013, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
This webinar will focus on dropout prevention for all students and will feature Brandon Harding, Principal, Cole Camp High School and Robert Bowers, Principal, Lathrop High School, as they share information about implementing dropout strategies with fidelity. This is the third webinar in our yearlong webinar series.
MITT Transition Resource Website
In conjunction with October being Disability History and Awareness Month, the Missouri Interagency Transition Team (MITT) is launching the Transition Resource Website.
Seeking Applicants for Transition Liaisons
We need your assistance at the local level to improve transition education and services throughout the state.
Missouri Transition Liaisons devote time and energy to improving transition services in Missouri through increased communication and collaboration with the Regional Professional Development Centers, the KU Transition Coalition, and DESE.
5th Annual Transition Summit Presented by MPACT
This one-day Summit is designed for students who have disabilities, special education transition personnel, student teams, family members, case managers, VR counselors, and Centers for Independent Living personnel.
Free Workshop - Designing and Modifying to Meet the Unique Needs of Students with Visual Impairment and Additional Severe Disabilities, Wednesday, October 9, 2013
This informational and demonstrative workshop will provide information for Classroom Teachers, Special Educators and Paraprofessionals and will focus on the unique aspects of educating students who have visual impairments and additional disabilities, as well as the role of the regular education teacher, vision teacher, and paraprofessional.
"TheSource" Web Site
The website houses the latest information on the special education outcome indicators in the State Performance Plan (SPP) specified by the U. S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) and is designed to provide assistance to results teams who are seeking information to improve outcome data for students with disabilities.
Invitation to Participate in Missouri Model Schools Dropout Prevention Project
The Missouri Model Schools Dropout Prevention Project is focused on increasing graduation rates for ALL students through the use of evidence-based practices.