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Secondary Transition

The Secondary and Student Outcomes Team is committed to providing information, technical assistance, and professional development to administrative unit staff to enhance the implementation of programs and practices that will lead to positive, successful post school outcomes for all youth.

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What's New!

Handouts and PowerPoints from the 2016 Transition Leadership Institute

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Important Deadlines:

Post School Outcome Interviews

  • Post School Outcomes Interviews process, May 2016 - September 15, 2016
  • Completed and entered into ESSU Data Management System by September 15, 2016
  • All invoices for these interviews must be submitted by: December 15, 2016

Upcoming Event!

Regional Meetings for 18-21 Transition Service Providers

The purpose is to build the capacity of those who work with transition-aged youth by providing an opportunity for providers to network and collaborate with each other, as well as share resources, strategies, best practices, and brainstorm solutions to issues that impact their local district/administrative unit.  Through these meetings, participants are kept up-to-date on changes in federal and state policies and practices that effect transition services and programming that directly influence the post school outcomes of students with disabilities.


  • Fall 2016
    • October 5, 2016 - Grand Junction, Basil T. Knight Center, 596 North Westgate Drive, Grand Junction, CO 81505
    • October 25, 2016 - Denver Metro - UNC Denver Center @ Lowry, 1059 Akron Way, Denver, CO 80230
    • November 9, 2016 - Greeley - 2020 Clubhouse Drive, Greeley, CO 80634
  • Spring 2017
    • February 9, 2017 - Colorado Springs, 2883 South Circle Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80906


Team Members

Linda Tegtmeier, Supervisor, Results Driven Accountability,
Secondary Transition and Student Outcomes
Phone:  (303) 866-6703

Gloria Howell
Accountability Specialist, Secondary Transition and Student Outcomes
Phone: (303) 866-6885

Gail Lott
Accountability Specialist, Secondary Transition and Student Outcomes
Phone: (303) 866-6721

Katie Oliver
Secondary Transition Specialist, SWAP
Phone: (303) 866-6701

Cindy Petersen
Program Support Assistant
Phone: (303) 866-6106


If you need customized or specific training, please complete our training request form:  Form (DOC)



For more information, please contact: Linda Tegtmeier, 303-866-6703



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