Preparing students for the success in the world after graduation includes providing training and technical assistance to districts in transition planning, inter-agency coordination, school/business partnerships, and job coaching. Our staff is able to address issues related to graduation requirements, course development, and program participation.

Stephanie Dominique, Ph.D.


*SB 748 - Alternatives to Guardianship

Resources available for school districts to reference related to guardianship, alternatives to guardianship and supported decision-making agreements:

Disability Rights of Texas Supported Decision Making Toolkit

ARC of Texas

Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities

The Eleanor & Charles Garrett Center on Transition and Disability Studies at Sam Houston State University

Texas and National Transition Resources:

Texas Education Agency
Transition in Texas
Legal Framework
Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities
The National Center on Secondary Education & Transition
National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center (NSTTAC)
National Technical Assistance Center on TransitionHEATH Resource Center

Secondary Education/Employment Training Resources

College Preparation for Students with Disabilities
Achieve Texas
Affordable Online Colleges
National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability
National Center on Workforce and Disability
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Quickbook of Transition Assessments
Texas OnCourse

Employment Support and Post-Secondary Resources

Texas Workforce Commission - Vocational Services (Formerly known as DARS)
Division on Career Development & Transition (DCDT)
Fair Labor Standards Act - Child Labor
Child Labor Publications

Helpful Support and Other Resources

Office of Civil Rights Publications
Pacer Center
Texas Parent to Parent
The Special Education Information Center(SPEDTex) works collaboratively with stakeholders to provide resources and facilitate collaboration that supports the development and delivery of services to children with disabilities in our State.