Special Education Listserv
Subject: Community Transition Team Applications (Due August 19, 2011)
Source: Barb Gilpin, Assistant Director, Effective Practices
Intended Audience: Special Education Teachers, General Education Teachers, Counselors, Administrators, Parents, Community Members
Date: August 1, 2011
Attention: Community Transition Team training applications are available.
Missouri Community Transition Team (CTT) Program
The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Transition Coalition are pleased to announce funding to support the formation of nine Community Transition Teams across Missouri. To access the application, go to http://dese.mo.gov/divspeced/EffectivePractices/transition_progs.htm, scroll down to Community Transition Teams (CTTs), and click on Letter and Application.
Applications to participate in the 2011-12 Missouri Community Transition Team training are being accepted now. If chosen, Community Transition Teams will participate in three fully funded 2-day trainings on the following dates: September 28-29, 2011; November 16-17, 2011; and March 6-7, 2012. Funding for these three trainings will support travel costs for up to six team members, hotel rooms, meals, and substitutes for school personnel only.
To be considered for the Missouri Community Transition Team training, please complete and return the application. You may email it in an attachment to Linda Cantrell at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to the attention of Linda Cantrell at 636-207-5975. Applications must be submitted by August 19, 2011, for consideration. If you fax your application, please email email@example.com to let us know you've submitted via fax.
Applications Due Date: August 19, 2011. Teams will be notified by August 31, 2011, regardless of acceptance.