Massachusetts Operational Standards: Transition is the process by which a child and family are assisted
in preparing for discharge from Early Intervention services.
Transition plans must include the following 5 points of transition and must be developed for all children exiting EI.
1-A review of options for the family
2-Information for the family regarding the process of transition
3-Support available to parents
4-Information to be sent to the Local Education Agency (LEA)
and/or other community providers
5-Specific plan for how the child will successfully transition to the next setting