Transition Academy

Transition Academy

smiling girl with calculus and geometry textbooksYou're invited to Center for Accessible Resources High School Transition Academy!

When and Where:

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012
Lane Community College, Center for Meeting and Learning (CML), Room 104

Who is invited?

  • Juniors and seniors who are enrolled in special education and/or have an IEP or 504 plan and are interested in attending colleges or universities, getting additional career training or finding out about a rewarding and interesting career.

  • High school staff including teachers, counselors, Youth Transition Program specialists, other transitions staff, and administrators.

  • Parents of high school students.


  • Keynote Address: Kathryn Marxen was Dr. Temple Grandin's teaching assistant for her livestock handling course at Colorado State University.

  • Campus Tour:  Choose one with emphasis on Health Careers, Media Arts, Culinary or Automotive/Welding.

  • Each tour will visit Lane's newly remolded Building #10 for an R-Tech Program introduction by Bear Goodman.

  • RTEC (Regional Technical Education Consortium)

  • Apple Computer will demonstrate creative ways to use IPAD's Apps and built in accessibility features for college success.


  • Please request a reservation by sending an email with the number of participants to: Center for Accessible Resources,

  • Registration is limited to 125 students.

  • Reservations will be confirmed by email.

The Academy is FREE!

  • Transportation is not provided, therefore, students should confirm transportation plans with their local high school teachers and transition staff.

  • LCC campus locations map



If you need disability accommodations in order to attend or participate in this event, please contact: LCC Center for Accessible Resources at (541) 463-5150 (voice) or 711 (TTY) with your request.