Illinois Birth-5 Transition Guidance Committee

Family Transition Workbook Subcommittee

Illinois State Board of Education

Illinois Department of Human Services

Table of Contents

Contact sheet (unfilled)

Acknowledgements

Letter to Families

Transition at a Glance

The Transition Process-One Step at a Time

Resources for Families

Glossary


A Family's Transition Workbook

Names and contact information I don't want to forget.

A reorganized table format from the workbook.
Name and Title Address Phone Email
Service Coordinator:
Public School Contact Person:
Community Preschool:
Community Programs:
Other:
Other:

Acknowledgements

When I'm 3, Where Will I Be? A Family's Transition Workbook is a product of the Illinois Birth-5 Transition Guidance Committee in collaboration with Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS). Parent liaisons and service coordinators from Child and Family Connections offices, parent representatives, school district personnel and many others contributed to this workbook. State agencies, grant projects and regional offices that participated in writing this workbook included:

Illinois State Board of Education

  • Early Childhood Education Division
  • Child Find
  • Illinois STAR NET
  • Project CHOICES/Early CHOICES

Illinois Department of Human Services

  • Bureau of Early Intervention
  • Illinois Early Intervention Training Program

Chicago Public Schools #299

Livingston County Special Services Unit

Child and Family Connections Offices

  • #3, serving Lee, Whiteside, DeKalb, Stephenson, Carroll and Jo Daviess counties
  • #4, serving Kane and Kendall counties
  • #6, serving northwest suburban Cook county
  • #14, serving Henry, Peoria, Stark, Woodford and Tazewell counties
  • #15, serving Grundy, Kankakee, LaSalle and Will counties
  • #19, serving Clark, Coles, Cumberland, DeWitt, Douglas, Edgar, Macon, Moultrie, Piatt and Shelby counties

A special thank-you goes to Kay Henderson, Early Childhood Education Division, ISBE, and Janet Gully, Bureau of Early Intervention, IDHS, for promoting and supporting the work of the Illinois Birth-5 Transition Guidance Committee.

This workbook was supported by the Illinois State Board of Education through federal funding.
The project was completed in collaboration with the Illinois Department of Human Services.