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Transition Contacts Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Amanda Schoenberger
43:06
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Amanda Schoenberger
43:22
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Donna Phillips
01:06:56
Thank you, Janet and Colton!
Wendy Metty
01:10:44
Yes, thank you Janet and Colton. DBS and this program may be a consideration for students with visual impairments and their families as they consider transition options.
LINDA DIAZ
01:11:48
Can it still be a VR referral or a STAR referral?
Kim Paige
01:14:09
Will we get a copy of this slide show?
Cannon Cameron
01:14:46
is the application for the district the same. we were in the process when everything fell apart
Teresa Daly
01:15:04
This is a bit complex, but could a student on McKay at a private school return to district to take part in WBLE if they wanted to? Many of these students are missing out on these important opportunities.
Kristy Ward
01:15:24
Is the VR Pre-ETS provider status the same as a VR Vendor?
LINDA DIAZ
01:15:36
WBLE and Pre-ETS were separate in the past. Are they all becoming Pre-ETS?
NoeleMiller
01:16:39
What is the ETA of training for the schools?
Kimberli Halliday
01:17:06
Project Manager’s are going to be VR staff?
Terry Matson
01:18:06
Who conducts the in-depth training, and is there someone locally that could present this new model to the district?
Donna Thompson
01:19:26
Will the WBLE take the place of VRCC during summer months
Cannon Cameron
01:19:30
got it thx
LINDA DIAZ
01:19:55
If you add an employment specialist is the level 2 clearance process the same with the same 2 year experience requirement
Teresa Daly
01:20:31
yes
Linda Andrews
01:22:41
How does a district get started on applying for the fee for services?
Teresa Daly
01:22:47
Is it possible to get a list of districts that are vendors now
Lucia Esquivel
01:22:57
Who in VR can we contact to determine where we are in the process?
Lisa Bell
01:27:19
We were asked to provide a budget for our contract renewal. Is that no longer necessary? Will we need to submit a different contract than what we submitted in April?
LINDA DIAZ
01:28:16
Is there a requirement that students work with different workplaces for each plan, or can the student work in various positions with the same workplace?
Janell Warfel
01:29:54
Just to clarify, Work Readiness Training and Self-Advocacy training has to be completed after school hours?
Jayme Joslyn
01:30:16
Can employment specialists (if trained) do the Self Advocacy training for the student and OJT at the same time?
Cannon Cameron
01:34:25
what are the selling points to get businesses involved and can we as a state look at corporate agreements. ex. burlington
Linda Andrews
01:35:45
What is the criteria for one who wants to provide the Pre-ETS training? e.g. be a certified teacher?
Rusty Holmes
01:35:57
What if you were in the process of approval of the contract?
Kristy Ward
01:36:10
Thank you so much Brandi!! This opens a lot of doors for our students in Leon County!
LINDA DIAZ
01:36:15
thank you!
Wendy Metty
01:36:29
Thank you Brandi!
Kim Thorne
01:36:36
Thank you Brandi and VR!
Rusty Holmes
01:36:46
Thanks Brandi
Pamela Taylor
01:36:54
Is the Self Advocacy course open for new vendors?
Jayme Joslyn
01:37:02
Thank you so much Brandi!!!
Lisa Bell
01:37:48
We were asked to provide a budget for our contract renewal. Is that no longer necessary? Will we need to submit a different contract than what we submitted in April?
Linda Andrews
01:38:07
Santa Rosa hires "job coaches" directly so they are district employees. Will each of them need to be vetted through VR as vendors under Fee for Services?
Jordan Knab
01:46:39
Wasn't Long enough :-(
Ellisa Hayes
01:49:09
His sound keeps breaking up
Katherine Wolf
01:50:34
Having a hard time understanding due to sound breaking up.
Jayme Joslyn
01:55:25
Who do we contact if we want to discuss ABLE Trust and our district?
Cannon Cameron
01:57:05
fits great w transition planning course
Linda Andrews
01:57:35
What is the percentage of students participating who are on Access Points?
Wendy Metty
01:58:27
Thank you Joey for sharing about Able Trust!
Joseph D'Souza
01:58:36
joseph@abletrust.org
Joseph D'Souza
01:58:50
cell: 850.264.8019
Jayme Joslyn
01:59:07
Thank you!!
Stacey Smith
02:08:45
Can one CTE course substitute for more than one core course?
Frances Reyes
02:10:14
Can you share the employment transition plan template link in the chat?
Tiffany Kitchens
02:11:49
Please share the link for the Transition Plan template. Thanks!
Lisa Friedman-Chavez
02:11:49
Hi Frances-- the Employment Transition Plan Template and Instructions can be found on the FDOE's Secondary Transition web page: http://www.fldoe.org/academics/exceptional-student-edu/secondary-transition.stml.
Frances Reyes
02:15:52
Thank you!
Jayme Joslyn
02:16:07
How many courses beyond what the state has done did Columbia County complete?
Cathy Allore
02:16:42
Are we able to get a copy of this Power Point?
Danielle Roberts-Dahm
02:17:42
Cathy, yes the slides will be sent via email to all registered for this meeting and may be posted to the Project 10 website, under "Past Presentations/Webinars" (http://project10.info/DPage.php?ID=188#NS107)
Teresa Daly
02:19:09
thank you, very inspiring! Agree with 9th grade discussions!
Cannon Cameron
02:21:08
are you differentiating btwn secondary and adult classes
Jayme Joslyn
02:22:22
Can you share the ones you have completed?
Kim Paige
02:22:30
Thank you April! I am hopeful that we will eventually use our CTE courses to help our struggling students.
Cannon Cameron
02:25:25
Wendy can pay big bucks for that
Deanna Coleman
02:25:33
It would be great to arrange a meeting to explain this option with guidance counselors and other staff. Could we possibly schedule a follow up meeting?
Jayme Joslyn
02:25:49
April I really appreciate everything you shared!!
Carly Detlefsen
02:26:05
Great job April!!!
Tiffany Kitchens
02:26:10
Awesome information! A follow up meeting would be great!
Wendy Metty
02:26:23
April, Thank you so much for sharing!
April Vinson
02:28:47
vinsona@columbiak12.com if you have any questions
Deanna Coleman
02:31:37
Monica did a fantastic job leading the way to promote access and opportunities for our students. Thank you!
Eugenia "GINA" Lewis
02:32:01
Awesome presentation and information April. Thanks!
Carl Grimes
02:32:27
We can all handle any adversity after this Covid! Thank you for sharing and supporting us all!
Eugenia "GINA" Lewis
02:32:29
Best wishes Monica. Thanks for your leadership and enjoy your new endeavors!
Linda Andrews
02:32:32
Monica's leadership has been exemplary and appreciated!
Norma Mixon
02:32:33
Congratulations, thank you for all you have done for our students.
Ron Johnson
02:32:42
Monica, thank you for your leadership and best of luck on your new venture!!!
Wendy Metty
02:33:04
Thank you all for joining today. And as always THANK YOU FOR ALL THE WORK YOU DO TO SUPPORT STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES AND POSITIVE OUTCOMES!
Melinda Davidson
02:34:02
This has been a great meeting. Thank you to all the presenters. It has been VERY informative.
Kim Paige
02:34:12
This has been a great meeting. Excited about VR/WBLE PreETs. Hopefully our county will do more with CTE as Columbia has. Thank you Monica for your service! Best wishes Monica! I really miss not having VISIONS this year!
Sheryl Sandvoss
02:34:14
Thank you all!
Kimberli Halliday
02:34:18
LOTS of great information today! Thank you all so very much!
Terry Matson
02:34:19
This is such a great team! Highly encourage DCDT membership
Cannon Cameron
02:34:22
yea. join DCDT
Linda Andrews
02:34:25
Great new information today! Especially excited about the VR changes!
Carol Bernich
02:34:32
Thanks, Everyone!!
Teresa Daly
02:34:45
thanks!
Norma Mixon
02:34:48
Thank you Wendy.
Stacy Wolfe
02:34:54
Thank you!!!
Frances Reyes
02:34:55
Thank you!