State Legislation & Policy

Keeping transition stakeholders informed about legislative developments and state-level transition activities

  • Middle Grades Promotion Requirements: section 1003.4156 Florida Statutes - One course in career and education planning to be completed in grades 6, 7, or 8 and results in the completion of a personalized academic and career plan.
  • High School Graduation Requirements:  section 1008.25 Florida Statutes - Addition of a Career and Technical Education (CTE) Graduation Pathway.
  • Pre-Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS): http://www.fldoe.org/core/fileparse.php/7749/urlt/HB901-BS.pdf - If appropriate, Pre-ETS must be added to the statement of measurable long-term postsecondary education and career goals in the IEP for a student who will be 16 years of age or older when the IEP is in effect, or for a student who is younger, if determined appropriate by the parent and IEP team.

This section is divided into the following pages covering legislation and policy at the state level.