The Knox County Schools Transition School to Work Grant Team will host Summer Transition Tuesdays, information sessions for students with disabilities and their families. There will be four virtual events happening every Tuesday beginning June 29, 2021. Each session will feature a different topic and guest speaker(s). Please note the first session is an afternoon session and is geared specifically to students, although parents/guardians are welcome to participate. Here is the Summer Transition Tuesday schedule:


    Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 12pm-1pm

    STUDENT SESSION: Skills to Pay the Bills: Budgeting

    Presenter: Joey Ellis, STEP, Inc.

    Tuesday, July 6, 2021, 6pm-7pm

    Project Search: Student & Adult Program

    Presenters: Ashley Copeland, KCS Project Search, Sertoma;

    Vanessa Brown, Adult Project Search, East TN Children's Hospital;

    Danny Matthews, Adult Project Search, UT Medical Center

    Tuesday, July 13, 2021, 6pm-7pm

    Disability Services at College

    Presenters: Sarah McMurray, Pellissippi State Community College;

    Yolanda Williams, TN College of Applied Technology (TCAT)

    Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 6pm-7pm

    Independent Living Information

    Presenters: Katherine Moore & Mike Scripa, disABILITY Resource Center (dRC)