"Planning for Life After High School" Transition Event Scheduled in Nashville

Special Education Transition Event is Coming to Nashville

Thursday, April 6, 2017

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Transition Fair

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Workshop & Dinner

at Maplewood High School, 401 Walton Lane, Nashville

or attend on

Thursday, April 20, 2017

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Transition Fair

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Workshop & Dinner

at Hillsboro High School, 3812 Hillsboro Road, Nashville

These FREE events are the place for students, parents, caregivers, teachers, and service providers to find information and resources on planning for adult life: 

  • Community and Career Opportunities
  • Independent Living
  • Adult Services
  • College or other Post-Secondary Education Opportunities

From 2:00 to 5:00 pm drop in for the Transition Fair to make connections to agencies and programs with information related to preparing for adult life.  Such as:

  • How to Become Independent
  • How to be Part of the Community
  • Options to Keep Learning 

There will be representatives from:

  • Businesses
  • Potential Employers
  • Residential
  • Recreational
  • Social Programs
  • Post-Secondary Education
  • Transportation Options

From 5:00 to 7:00 pm STEP, Inc. will present a Skill Building Workshop where participates will receive answers to their questions and receive tools to use that will help ensure students with disabilities exit high school prepared to live, work, and participate fully in their community.  

A FREE light dinner will be provided for families and transition fair participates that attend the STEP session.

This event is a collaborative effort of Metro Nashville Public Schools and STEP, Inc. (Support and Training for Exceptional Parents).

Click here to download event flyer

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