RRISD Transition Information
Students and Parents:
Transition and Employment Guide
The Texas Transition and Employment Guide required by HB617 from the 83rd Texas Legislature has been developed by TEA and a team of stakeholders.
It is full of relevant information on all aspects of planning for your future, including employment, college and training and self-advocacy.
You can access this guide in both English and Spanish online.
What Is Transition?
Transition in RRISD
Person-Centered Planning Brochure (doc) – The Person-Centered Planning process is
offered to students receiving special education services.
Interagency Involvement (doc) Why It Is Important
Texas State Agencies (doc) Agencies Providing Services for People with Disabilities
Referrals to Agencies (doc)
HCS Compared to CLASS (doc)
Agency Waiting List (doc)
Career Development Classes/Programming in RRISD
Community Works in RRISD (ppt) – Transition Services for some students with transition needs over the age of 18 are handled through this department.
RRISD Brochure for Community Based Vocational Instruction class (CBVI) (pdf) – This brochure is given to businesses when we are developing CBVI work sites in the community.
RRISD Brochure for Supported Employment (doc) – This brochure is given to businesses when we are developing paid jobs for students in the community.
Careers and Career Exploration
Healthcare and Transition
Post-Secondary Education – Preparing for College