The Whole Child: A Birth-to-5 Strategy

Having access to services is critical for all children preparing to enter elementary school. Funkstown School for Early Childhood Education in Hagerstown has taken a winning approach to supporting the whole child.

Expert Advice

We spoke with Sue Murray, the Transition Coordinator at the Hannah More School, about a wide range of important issues around transition. Here is part of the interview that is focused towards families.

Early Childhood Community

Partnerships allow for shared knowledge, prevent duplication of efforts, and increased credibility in decision making. When families and early child care professionals partner the results are increased positive outcomes for children.

Transition To Go

We understand that good educators are not in front of their computers all day long – you do actually work with students! So here are a couple of resources that you can print out and take with you to IEP meetings and planning sessions. Questions to Answer During the Transition Process: questions you and the student’s […]

Transition Planning Timeline: Grades K-8

Transition starts in Kindergarten? Oh yeah. It may sound strange, but the earlier you start considering transition issues, the more likely your child is to reach his or her goals.

Related Publications

U.S. Department of Education produces a variety of free publications in recognition of the value and importance of providing access to information related to disabilities.