Events, Funding

Free Webinar: You CAN Win Grants for Your School: Secrets and Strategies from a Pro

On Monday, January 25, 2016, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. (ET), the GetEdFunding community on will host a webinar, “You CAN Win Grants for Your School: Secrets and Strategies from a Pro (Part 1),” sponsored by CDW-G. In this free webinar, learn how to write compelling grant proposals for you school.

For more information and to register, click here.


Webinar: Introducing NTACT — April 16 at 3:00 (Eastern)

In case you haven’t heard, The National Technical Assistance Center on Transition (NTACT) is our new national hub for transition resources.  This webinar will overview the new center’s charge, tasks, anticipated resources and services, and how to contact them for information and technical assistance. NTACT’s primary audiences are State Education and State Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies; however, the information shared should be relevant to any stakeholders in secondary transition.

Please plan to participate to learn about who’s who at NTACT and what they plan to be doing. To access the webinar (it will be recorded), log in at and let the system “dial out” to you.


Important Information regarding December 2nd Webinar — Determined to Succeed: Preparing for Postsecondary Education and Employment

From the Youth Transitions Collaborative“Thank you for your interest in this webinar. Due to overwhelming interest, we quickly reached maximum capacity of 1,000 registrations for the webinar.

This webinar will be recorded and archived on the National Youth Transitions Center’s website, We will distribute a notification once the webinar is available online.”


Center on Transition to Employment: School-Based Supported Employment Fidelity Scale

Wednesday, December 10, 1:00-2:00pm (EDT)

The Center on Transition to Employment invites you to an informational webinar on a multi-year study on the design and implementation of a fidelity scale to measure the critical components and key performance indicators of school-based supported employment services for transition age youth with disabilities. The presentation will discuss the results of the study in relationship to what factors affect the implementation of these services in Virginia’s secondary schools.

Click here to register.


Webinar on the the Reauthorization of the Workforce Investment Act: Implications for Secondary Transition and Persons with Disabilities

From NSTTAC: “Congress has reauthorized the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA), including the Rehabilitation Act, through 2020 now titled ‘Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act’ (WIOA). President Obama stated that the bill ‘will help workers, including workers with disabilities, access employment, education, job-driven training, and support services that give them the chance to advance their careers and secure the good jobs of the future.’ Please click here to access the Brief that describes the new WIOA legislation.

NSTTAC’s Youth to Work Coalition (YTWC) will be hosting a webinar, led by Curtis Richards with the Institute for Educational Leadership, explaining the new WIOA on November 19 from 2-3 p.m. (Eastern)

Please join us at the time of the webinar by logging in at and listening through your computer speakers. You may have the system ‘dial out’ to your phone number – or you may call 1-877-512-6886 and enter conference ID 145 430 4088 for audio by phone.”