Transition Coordinators Network of NJ

To: All Members
From: Ginny Chiller 201-341-6596
Contact Ginny for information about scheduled meetings. Pre-registration is not necessary
Karen Menke 201-230-7189
Contact Karen for information about dues and attendance
Elyse Pepose 908-966-5237
Contact Elyse for guest speaker suggestions

October 28, 2015
Middlesex County College2600 Woodbridge Ave and Mill Rd. Edison, NJ 08818 Café C - College CenterPark in Lot 2 or 4
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Please prepare for heavy traffic during rush hour!
DUES $20 - this is for the SCHOOL YEAR 2015-16
8:30-9:15 Networking, Welcome, Introductions

9:15-9:45 Home Sweet Sarah : Marianne Edmond, parent, housing alternatives for our adults with special needs

9:45-10:00 Break and Annoouncements

10:00-11:00 DOE-Office of Career & Technical Education: Anne Freeman & Lin DiRenzo from Education Program Development, what is new & updates

11:00-11:45 Community Access Unlimited: Rebekah Novensky, director, person-centered support services

11:45-12:00 EMC School: Susan Alexander, account manager, new products and tools

12:00-12:30 LUNCH

12:30-1:30 What's Working in Community Based Instruction? Focus on strategies that educators are using to open the doors in the
community and assure student success. Forum conducted by Dan Baker, Boggs Center and Bill Freeman NJDOE

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Please bring:
  • Your lunch (cafeteria is also on site)
  • $20.00 dues in cash (or checks written to CASH) for the school year. Your dues contribute directly to the costs, refreshments and awards of the TCN. PAID JUST ONCE PER SCHOOL YEAR!
  • Ideas, concerns, handouts, curricula etc. related to transition (100 copies please)

Professional Development Certificates Provided
Meeting Dates:
October 28th 2015, January 20th 2016 (snow date 1-27), May 18th 2016