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2019 Transition Training Institute

2019 Transition Training Institute
Are Missouri's Students Engaged?
June 18-20, 2019
Holiday Inn Executive Center
2200 Interstate 70 Drive, Southwest
Columbia, Missouri

Institute Flyer

The 2019 Transition Training Institute will focus on programs and structures to support students in graduating and moving toward postsecondary goals. There will be a variety of presentations which will focus on compliance, school-based enterprises, self-advocacy, employment, social/emotional intelligence and career readiness with an emphasis on lower cognitive students within each of these areas. School districts are encouraged to bring teams of individuals including both general education and special education teachers, administrators, and counselors to gather information, create action plans, and disseminate information for the coming year.

Registration (Pre-Conference Enrollment to open soon). Please check back.

Registration fee is $140.00. The fee may be paid in advance or during onsite registration. Payment must be made using a check or money order made payable to Treasurer, State of Missouri. No purchase orders will be accepted. Registration fee is non-refundable but substitutes will be allowed. If mailing your registration fee in advance of the conference, please mail to: Lina Browner, Office of Special Education, DESE, P.O. Box 480, Jefferson City, MO 65102. Please indicate the name(s) of registrant(s) for whom the check or money order will be paying. Pre-enrollment on My Learning Plan is required and must be verified at registration table in order to receive a name badge and conference materials.

Room Reservations

All expenses related to meals and lodging will be incurred by the district or individual participant. Participants are responsible for choosing a lodging location and making reservations. The Holiday Inn Executive Center has provided a block of rooms at the state government rate on a first-come-first-serve basis. The group code to use when making your reservation is TTC

You may book your room reservations three ways
Call 573-445-8531 directly and ask for reservations for the Transition Training Institute;
call 1-800-HOLIDAY central reservations and request that they book at the Holiday Inn Executive Center – Columbia Mall, Columbia, MO; or
you may book online using https://goo.gl/uzkuTQ.