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Texas Education Agency - Special Education
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)


TEA Resources

Provides families with information regarding IDEA, Dyslexia, MTSS and Section 504


Legal Framework

Transition Supports and Services

Secondary Transition Guidance


On this page, you will find information about transition from the school settings to post-school settings. This transition process should begin as early as possible but formally begins when a student with a disability turns 14 (19 TAC §89.1055(g)(1-9) and 34 CFR §300.320(b)).


Transition in Texas https://4.files.edl.io/bf96/03/21/22/155418-6923c754-fb6b-4e2c-994b-39bcc82101bc.pdf       


Texas Transition and Employment Guide https://tea.texas.gov/sites/default/files/2018%20Texas%20Transition%20and%20Employment%20Guide%20rev2.pdf

A website or students, parents, educators, and agencies


Achievement Center of Texas: http://achievementcenteroftexas.org/


ARC of Dallas: https://arcnorthtexas.org/


Dallas County Community College District Disability Services: https://www.dcccd.edu/SS/OnCampus/DisSvs/Pages/default.aspx


Texas Workforce Commission: https://twc.texas.gov/partners/programs-people-disabilities


Launch ability: http://www.launchability.org/Metrocare http://www.metrocareservices.org/Our-Services/Mental-Retardation-Authority.aspx


Workforce Solutions-Greater Dallas: http://www.wfsdallas.com/



Metrocare Services

Department of Assistive & Rehabilitation Services (DARS)

American Speech-Language Hearing Association

Texas Speech-Language Hearing Association

Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism Training

VI - Texas Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired

VI - Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired


Think College