Report of Regents P-12 Education/Adult Career and Continuing Education (ACCES) Joint Meeting Committee to The Board of Regents
Your P-12 Education Committee and Adult Career and Continuing Education Services Committee (ACCES) held a joint meeting on March 10, 2014. All members were present except for Regent Kathleen Cashin, who was excused.
MATTERS NOT REQUIRING BOARD ACTION
Transition Planning and Services for Students with Disabilities [P-12/ACCES (D) 1] – The Committees discussed updated information on Department initiatives to improve transition planning and employment outcomes for students with disabilities. Discussion focused on several new initiatives including, Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income (PROMISE) Grant; Olmstead Implementation Plan, Transformation Agreement and the Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) Commencement Credential. Staff will continue to implement these initiatives and work collaboratively to guide this important work. The Board will be provided with an update on the implementation of the Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) Commencement Credential at a future meeting.