Low Vision Conference on Transition: Launching into the Future!

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Event Schedule
Date Time Location
May. 5, 2023 8:00am-3:30pm CDT Region 13 Education Service Center (5701 Springdale Rd. Austin, TX)

Transition planning involves preparation for movement from school to adult life in the community. This process is on-going throughout the school years, and intensifies as your student/child enters the teen years and prepares for graduation. The conference content focuses on a collaborative transition process for students with low vision who are primarily print-users functioning on or near grade level.

Learning Objectives
• Identify the legal requirements related to transition for IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act)
• Clarify the role of vision professionals and other team members in the transition process for students with low vision
• Explore resources related to transition services for students with low vision

Vision professionals, secondary special education teachers, families, district administrators, transition and employment designees, and agency representatives