Transition Services/Programs

TMCSEA- Tazewell-Mason Counties Special Education Association

Tazewell-Mason Counties Special Education Association is headquartered in Pekin, Illinois and serves 21 school districts surrounding the two county area in west central Illinois.  The Association provides low incidence programming, professional development and technical assistance support to member districts. TMCSEA also operates the Schramm Educational Center which is a multifaceted facility committed to providing high quality services to students with severe disabilities.  

Specific to Transition, TMCSEA works with 10 high schools that participate in STEP (Secondary Transition Experience Program). This program is coordinated by a Transition Specialist who also partners with DRS to provide transition services.   Additionally, the Transition Specialist provides consultations to families of students who are transitioning from high school to adult services. The Transition Specialist also works with the member districts to ensure compliance with the transition plan and Indicator 13 on the IEP.