Transition Resources

  • Below are some helpful resources for your transition from high school to college and career.

    1. PA Career Zone: Register for a free account to this site, which is hosted by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Students can take assessment inventories, explore career clusters within fields of interest, and research the educational and training criteria needed for the path they are interested in.

    PA Career Zone

     

    2. Pennsylvania Secondary Transition Guide: This site includes helpful resources for students and families of students who have disabilities. Links include resources for employment, self-determination, recreation, health, agencies, community living, finances, and post-secondary education, to name a few.

    PA Secondary Transition Resources

     

    3. PA Department Of Health Transition Health Care Checklist: This guide anticipates health-care needs for students as they transition from high school to adulthood. The guide includes transition checklists for students to assess their readiness to live independently, and links to agencies and services that specialize in mental, physical, and emotional health.

    PA Dept. of Health: Transition to Adult Living in PA