Transitions are any events that result in changes to relationships, routines, expectations or roles. Although they are a normal part of life, these changes can be difficult for students.
School transition strategies are purposeful, coordinated, and outcomes oriented approaches designed to help students successfully move from home to school to post-secondary education or employment.
This planning is ongoing and begins at the start of each new school year and evolves throughout the year.
Effective planning for transition is:
The probability of successful transitions increase when school communities work together to coordinate school transition support strategies.