Thursday, April 14, 2022 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The registration period has closed for this event.
Registration open through 4/14/2022 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
The First District Transition Alliance meetings allow for collaborating and connecting with districts and agencies across our region.
THIS MEETING WILL BE HELD IN PERSON AT THE JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT CENTER ON THE GSU ARMSTRONG CAMPUS. Details will be emailed to all who register.
Amanda Major; Shelley Woodward
Amanda Major joined Coastal GLRS as Program Specialist in July 2021. She holds a bachelor's degree from Georgia State University, a master's degree from Armstrong State University, and a specialist's degree from the University of West Georgia. In addition to teacher certification, Amanda is endorsed as a Teacher Support Specialist (TSS) and in Educational Leadership (as of July 2021). Amanda has 14 years of experience working in the field of special education, with experience as an interrelated special education teacher, an autism teacher, and an autism interventionist supporting teachers of students with ASD across settings. Amanda was recognized by GLRS as Special Education Teacher of the Year for Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools in 2012. She has presented at several state and local conferences and provided countless district-level trainings on best practices in special education.
Shelley Woodward is the program specialist for Southeast GLRS. Ms. Woodward holds a BA in Art, post-baccalaureate certification in Special Education, and an M.Ed. in Reading Education from Georgia Southern University. She has worked in the field of education for more than 15 years as a classroom teacher, instructor of special education, and program specialist. She founded EAGLE Academy, an inclusive post-secondary program for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities during her tenure as an instructor at Georgia Southern. Ms. Woodward has been with First District RESA since 2018.