NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect through the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.

Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

IDEA Part B Indicator 13: Secondary Transition

Indicator 13: Secondary Transition (Compliance Indicator): Percent of youth with IEPs aged 16 and above with an IEP that includes appropriate measurable postsecondary goals that are annually updated and based upon an age appropriate transition assessment, transition services, including course of study, that will reasonably enable the student to meet those postsecondary goals, and annual IEP goals related to the student’s transition service needs.  There must be that the student was invited to the IEP Team Meeting where transition services are discussed and evidence that, if appropriate, a representative of any participating agency was invited to the IEP Team meeting with prior consent of the parent or student who has reached the age of majority. (Authority:  20 U.S.C. 1416(a)(3)(B))

CSDE Documents/Forms

Indicators 13: Secondary Transition Contact

Alycia M. Trakas
Education Consultant
Bureau of Special Education
P.O. Box 2219
Hartford, CT 06145-2219
Phone: 860-713-6932
Alycia.Trakas@ct.gov