Transitions: Chuck Durgin’s Story

Chuck Durgin is the adult and community services coordinator at the Kennedy Krieger Institute High School. Hear his story and what he does for students as they transition out of high school: Part 2:

Marcella Franczkowski and other officials at the Project SEARCH kickoff event at Atlantic Hospital

Project SEARCH Debuts on the Eastern Shore

This story was adapted from a story on the WMDT website. Five local students will intern at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Maryland this year as part of Project SEARCH. Officials from the Maryland State Department of Education attended the kickoff event for the students at the hospital. Project SEARCH helps students with disabilities transition… Continue Reading Project SEARCH Debuts on the Eastern Shore

Secondary Transition Family Survey

The Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council, in partnership with The Parents’ Place of Maryland, wants to hear your opinions and experiences about transitioning students with disabilities from school. Please take a moment to share your thoughts before August 17. Take the Survey

Marcella E. Franczkowski with Governor Larry Hogan at the announcement of the Center for Transition and Career Innovation for Youth with Disabilities

University of Maryland Announces ‘Center for Transition and Career Innovation for Youth with Disabilities’

The Center for Transition and Career Innovation for Youth with Disabilities will foster partnerships among university faculty and local, state, and national agencies and organizations to promote research, improvements in practice, and supportive governmental policies that advance workforce readiness for youth with disabilities. Continue Reading University of Maryland Announces ‘Center for Transition and Career Innovation for Youth with Disabilities’