ERIC Number: ED336626
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
The Virginia Department of Correctional Education Transition Program.
Virginia State Dept. of Correctional Education, Richmond.; Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond.
This document describes the Virginia Department of Correctional Education's (DCE) Transition Program, which assists juvenile offenders in making the transition from one school program to another. The student is moved from the community to a detention home school, then to the Department of Youth and Family Services Reception and Diagnostic Center, to a learning center, and back to the community. The report includes the following sections: definitions; community advisory board members; mission, philosophy, goals, and organization of the DCE; and the four phases of the transition program--agency awareness, transfer of records, preplacement planning, and student follow-up. Appendices contain the following: transition fact sheet, exit interview form, probation and school aftercare report forms, transition report form, release/exchange of information, parental consent letter, and secondary school transcript form. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Correctional Education, Richmond.; Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond.