AllentownSchool District

Transition Planning

What to know about Transition in ASD

Transition Definition:
For a student with an IEP, transition is defined as the shift for the student from school-based to post-school life.

Post-secondary Education and Training:  In this section of the IEP, information is placed that outlines a student’s interest in college, vocational training, the military, law enforcement, or a licensing program.

Employment: In this section of the IEP, information is placed that outlines a student’s interest in obtaining competitive employment either right after high school or after completion of post-secondary education.

Independent Living:  In this section of the IEP, information is placed about where the student will live and how the student will access the community. 

Virtual Transition Fair


Resources to Download


Frequently Asked Questions