Preparing Students with Disabilities for Transition- Wodonga 22 May 2013 

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 12:23:00 PM

 

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This information session for parents and educators of young people with disabilities or learning difficulties in Secondary School in Victoria is a  free  event.

 

Wednesday 22 May 2013

5:45pm-8:00pm

The Cube Wodonga

 

The session focuses on options and supports that are available to students with a disability who transitioning from school in this region with a structured sequence of presentations.

Representatives from employment agencies, apprenticeship centres, further education, day programs, Centrelink and others will be in attendance to answer specific questions.

 

Who should attend?

Year 9-12 students with a disability or learning difficulty and those who advise them including:

  • Parents
  • Teachers Year 9-12
  • Careers Advisors
  • Year Level Coordinators
  • VCAL, VCE and VET coordinators
  • Integration Aides
  • Welfare officers
  • Youth and Disability Workers
  • Special Education Coordinators

 

(Please Note: Information in the session will relate to students with a wide range of disabilities including physical, learning, intellectual, sensory, neurological, psychiatric and chronic illness.)

 

This session is registered with VIT and can be used to count toward Professional Development hours for teaching staff.

This event is a joint partnership between the NDCO program, NELLEN, Department of Human Services, Department of Education, Early Childhood Development, Wodonga Senior Secondary College, Belvoir Special School and Wodonga Middle Years College.

 

RSVP:

Wednesday 15th May 2013

admin@nellen.org.au

02 6056 0966

When registering please advise us of dietary or accessibility requirements.

 

 


The NDCO is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)