Transition Taxonomy Videos


Clare Talbert


These videos were created by the Virginia NTACT:C Interagency State Team.

The Taxonomy for Transition Programming provides teachers and school personnel with a framework for organizing the five components of secondary transition planning:

  • Student-focused planning
  • Family involvement
  • Student development
  • Program structure
  • Interagency collaboration

Kohler, P. D., Gothberg, J. E., Fowler, C., and Coyle, J. (2016). Taxonomy for transition programming 2.0: A model for planning, organizing, and evaluating transition education, services, and programs. Western Michigan University. Available at


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