HS Graduation Requirements & Alternative

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HS Graduation Requirements & Alternative

HS Graduation Requirements & Alternative hosted by Advocates for Children

When and where

Date and time

Location

Online

About this event

  • 3 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Host: Advocates for Children

Please Note:

  1. This is mandatory training for Fair Futures Coaches, Coach Supervisors, & Education Specialists.
  2. This workshop is designed for the NYC Foster Care agencies that have adopted the Fair Futures Model.

This workshop will give staff an in-depth understanding of high school graduation requirements in New York State, the different types of diplomas/non-diploma credentials, the impact of Regents exemptions, and the safety nets available to students with disabilities and English Language Learners.

Participants will learn the following:

  • Reading high school transcripts.
  • Strategies for determining best-fit alternative programs.
  • The right of students with IEPs to receive vocational assessments and transition services.
  • Support for students’ career and employment goals.
  • Alternative schooling options for older students in NYC.
  • How to apply to alternative schooling, transfer schools, YABCs, High School Equivalency programs, vocational programs, and Restart Academy.
  • Other available supports, such as childcare and internships.

Once you register, you will receive information, including the training link.