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Post Secondary Planning
"What we call the beginning is often the end, and to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from.” T. S. Eliot
The Glenbrook District 225 Transition Services, Resources and information web page is designed to provide access to various resources that students, families, educators and other professional staff may want to utilize to assist students in planning for their post-secondary lives. You will find some links to various resources that all schools in the district can access.
Please note that you can use the link below to access this website.
Calendar of One Time Events
Department of Rehabilitative Services
Financial Aid/Scholarships for Post-Secondary Education
Glenbrook Special Education Parent Group
Health Care Resources
Mental Health and Safety Resources
Recreation/ Leisure/ AdultContinuingEd
Transition Planning Guides
BEST Fair: The BEST Committee's mission is to provide resources to help students, parents and professionals address the transition needs of students with disabilities. It is the goal of the BEST Committee to provide up-to-date information regarding available community services for students with disabilities. This webpage provides information on the yearly BEST fair as well as information on various categories
Choices: Choices is a regional postsecondary planning night for students with disabilities who are college bound.
Department of Rehabilitative Services (DRS): Students who have a disability may qualify for DRS services. Parents should contact the Transition Coordinator at their school with questions.
Guardianship (Also see the Presentation Copies Link)
PUNS: Prioritization of Urgency of Need for Services
Transform Mental Health
Please remember that content will continue to be added and updated. Although we strive to report accurate information on this web page, the Glenbrooks are not responsible for the accuracy of the information from the various resources nor do the Glenbrooks endorse or guarantee any of the services, agencies, programs or facilities listed. Please understand that the information here is not exhaustive and that information sometimes changes quickly. We will strive to make updates as soon as possible. If you see a link that is not working, please contact Ron Gatchalian at Glenbrook North High School at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Ron Gatchalian, Glenbrook North High School
Transitional and Vocational Coordinator
Julie McDermott, Glenbrook Off Campus
Julie Smith, Glenbrook South High School