The Texas Transition and Employment Guide is for students in public school who may have received special education services due to a disability. The transition from high school to adult living presents many opportunities and decisions. Continually updated, this reference has steps that students, parents, and professionals can take to find the right work, educational, and living options to meet the student’s post-secondary goals. The guide also contains up-to-date information to assist students and parents make the most of this time, including names, phone numbers, emails, and websites to navigate.
Self-advocacy, person directed planning and self-determination
Employment and supported services
Social Security programs
Community and long-term services and supports
Post-secondary educational programs and services
Information sharing with health and human service agencies and providers