Upcoming Workshop: 'Get Smart About Your Future'

May 22, 2018

Students and their families are invited to participate in Tools for Transition: Get Smart About Your Future, a workshop designed to provide skills and tools that will help students be more successful in a postsecondary training program or employment after high school. The event is a collaboration between MDE-LIO, the Bureau of Services for Blind Persons (BSBP), and the Braille and Talking Book Library (BTBL).

Date: June 30

Time: 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Location: BSBP Training Center in Kalamazoo

Registration: Tools for Transition registration page

Sessions will be available for both students and parents. Topics include:

  • Apps that will come in handy when looking for a job or heading off to college.
  • How to receive accommodations for postsecondary education or work.
  • How to support your student after high school.
  • How to transfer Social Security benefits to a student.

For more information, download the Tools for Transition flyer.