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Transition Employment Services Designee

 

 

What is a Transition and Employment Services Designee?

 

As a result of HB 617 from the 83rd Texas Legislature, each local education agency (LEA) or shared services arrangement (SSA) is required to designate at least one employee to serve as the designee regarding transition and employment services for students receiving special education services.

 

 

To find contact information for a transition employment services designee or to access the list of transition and employment services designees, click here.

 

Minimum Training Requirements for Transition and Employment Services Designee

 

ted-courses

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
New online courses are available on the Transition in Texas website. These courses are available to the public at no cost.
 
Course titles:
 
  • Texas Transition Online (3 hours CPE)
  • Texas Special Education Graduation Options Online (2 hours CPE)
  • Texas Transition and Employment Guide Online (1 hour CPE)
Course registration is simple, but will require accessing the ESC Region 11 course catalog and Canvas portal. See below for options, and feel free to contact me with questions.
 
Option 1
Click the course announcement image (Learn More)
 
Option 2
Click Professional Learning
Click Browse Catalog
Click Online and Webinar

Courses are listed alphabetically

 

Texas Transition and Employment Guide

 

Also as a result of HB 617 from the 83rd Texas Legislature, each local education agency (LEA) or shared services arrtransition-guideangement (SSA) is required to post The Texas Transition and Employment Guide on their website and provide students and parents with information on how to access the guide.

 

The Texas Transition and Employment Guide includes information about self-advocacy, transition services, employment, Social Security, community supports, postsecondary education and training, state agencies, and alternatives to guardianship.

 

The Texas Transition and Employment Guide can be found here:
 

Texas Transition and Employment Guide - Revised 2018
 

Texas Transition and Employment Guide—Spanish Revised Version Coming Soon!

 

 

 


 


 


Contact:

Townsley Tayebianpour

713.744.4470

townsley.tayebianpour@esc4.net

 

 

7145 West Tidwell Road | Houston, Texas 77092-2096 | 713.462.7708