Secondary Transition

Secondary Transition

Great Prairie AEA offers transition services to assist schools, students, and families in the preparation that needs to be made for post-secondary living, learning, and working in the community. The goal of transition planning is to make the adjustment from high school to life in the community as easy and successful as possible.

GPAEA Resources


The skills and needs in the areas of employability, career interests, soft skills, classroom behavior, adaptive behavior, and physical needs that impact the working environment. 


Resources & Tools 

Work Experience Information

Important contacts

Staff Directory


Kate Cole

Transition Coordinator

641-682-8591 Email Kate Cole


Michelle Ryan

Transition Coordinator

641-682-8591 Email Michelle Ryan


Annette Clarahan

Family & Educator Partnership Coordinator

641-682-8591 Email Annette Clarahan


Kelly Wallace

Family & Educator Partnership Coordinator

641-682-8591 Email Kelly Wallace