Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureua of Specail Education (PaTTAN)

This website is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education on behalf of the Pennsylvania Community on Transition.

The Pennsylvania Community on Transition is a group of various stakeholders from across Pennsylvania who work collaboratively to ensure appropriate transition outcomes for Pennsylvania youth and young adults.

The Pennsylvania Community on Transition is a state leadership team consisting of representatives from:

  • State Departments of Education, Health, Labor and Industry, and Public Welfare
  • Ten Agencies
  • Young Adults
  • Parent Organizations
  • Advocates
  • Higher Education
  • Employers

The shared vision and common goals of the Pennsylvania Community on Transition is achieved when all PA youth and young adults with disabilities:

  • successfully transition to the role of productive, participating adult citizens
  • are empowered to recognize their talents, strengths and voice
  • have equal access to resources that will promote full participation in the communities of their choice.