Special Education Listserv
Subject: Webinars/Special Education/Vocational Rehabilitation and Missouri Connections
Source: Barb Gilpin, Special Education Effective Practices
Intended Audience: Directors of Special Education, Teachers and Administrators
Date: August 12, 2011
FOR YOUR INFORMATION
Please join us for a webinar on Vocational Rehabilitation and Missouri Connections. The title of the webinar session is: How VR Counselors Use Missouri Connections in Transition Planning for Students with Disabilities. Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, Chris Clause will share how VR is using Missouri Connections, a free web-based career exploration and assessment system, to strengthen partnerships with schools leading to better vocational outcomes for students. He will discuss effective practices used with the schools and students he serves and highlight specific features available within Missouri Connections (i.e. assessment tools, electronic portfolio, activities, and curriculum). The webinar will be held on August 29 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
To participate in this webinar, go to http://www.dese.mo.gov/webinar/Webinar08-29-11SEVR.htm.
If you need accommodations as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in this webinar, please call (573)751-5739 at least 48 hours in advance of the webinar to discuss the accommodation.
The webinar presentation will be followed by a live Q&A about topics discussed during the webinar. We will respond to questions received during the webinar as time permits and will post the questions and answers on our website following the webinar. If you have questions prior to the webinar, please direct them to Barb Gilpin at Barb.Gilpin@dese.mo.gov.