Welcome to the Registration Page!

The New York State Division on Career Development and Transition is holding its semi-annual Transition Institute from November 8, 2016 to November 10, 2016 at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs, New York.
This is an exciting year in Transition and the New York State Division on Career Development and Transition board members have worked to bring you the Transition Institute - Partnerships to Leverage Success; A Collaborative Forum. We are bringing you information on current and visionary topics to support your efforts in the transition of  youth with disabilities. Be part of this exciting Institute! LEARN!  SHARE!  NETWORK!  And ENJOY!
Topics at the Institute will include:

  • Career and College Readiness
  • Employers perspective on what schools should be doing now
  • Islands of excellence
  • Policy Implications for school programming
  • and much more

The Transition Institute is made possible through the support and efforts of the NYS DCDT, Cornell University, NYSRA, Greater Southern Tier BOCES, Parent Network of WNY, The Institute for Innovative Transitions, Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities at the University of Rochester Medical Center and New York State Transition Partners.

The registration  is only for the cost of attending the conference.  You must make and pay for a separate reservation at the Gideon Putnam Hotel for the days of the conference.  We have a block of rooms reserved at the hotel at $120 a night in the "DCDT block" code # 9N76F0. Please contact them directly  at (866) 890-1171 to make a reservation.  There are a number of other hotels in the Saratoga Springs area if that meets your needs also.

Make Checks out to NYSDCDT
Payments  may be mailed to:
c/o Parent Network
1000 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14202

Thank you 
Registration and Cost of the Transition Institute only

Make Hotel reservations directly with the Gideon Putnam. Ask for the DCDT  Block of rooms.  Other hotels in and around Saratoga Springs are also available for those who are unable to stay at the Gideon Putnam.

Save money by becoming a member of CEC and DCDT now.

DCDT Member Early Bird (before 9/15/2016) $200
DCDT Member Regular Price (after 9/16/2016) $250

CEC Member Early Bird (before 9/15/2016) $250
CEC Member Regular Price (after 9/16/2016) $300

Non CEC/DCDT Earlybird (before 9/15/2016) $350
Non CEC/DCDT Regular Price (after 9/16/2016) $400

Parent/Family Early Bird (before 9/15/2016) $250
Parent/Family Regular Price(after 9/16/2016) $300
SCHOLARSHIPS for Parents and family members to cover the cost of attending the conference are available.

College Student Earlybird (before 9/15/2016) $175
College Student Regular Price (after 9/16/2016) $190


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* 1. Name

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* 2. Title

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* 3. Organization

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* 4. Email Address

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* 5. CEC membership number. If none enter N/A

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* 6. Registration Option

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* 7. SCHOLARSHIP- Please indicate below if  you are requesting a scholarship to attend the Institute

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* 8. Receipts will be provided at the registration table at the conference. If you need a receipt prior to that, please note your name and address below

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* 9. Dietary Concerns-Please indicate your dietary concerns below so that we can address your needs

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* 10. Special Accommodations- Please provide information related to any accommodations you may need in order to access the conference. Please include your name.

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* 11. Fund Raising - NYSDCDT is dedicated to providing high quality cutting edge information at an affordable cost as well as supporting those partners that find attendance fiscally difficult. Please consider helping out efforts by donating a basket or items for our basket raffle which will take place prior to the BOX LUNCH at the conclusion of the Institute. If you can support our efforts, please indicate with your name and the contribution you will provide. Thank you for your support

This concludes the registration process. Please check your email prior to the Institute date for any updates or institute  news. We look forward to seeing you in November in Saratoga Springs. If you have any questions or concerns you may contact Letah Graff at lgraff@berkshireufsd.org.

Payments checks should be made payable to NYSDCDT
Include name of registrant(s) with the check please
Payments may be mailed to:
c/o Parent Network
1000 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14202

Thank you and see you in November!