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Transition Goals and Activities for Inclusive Postsecondary Programs

Transition Goals and Activities for Inclusive Postsecondary Programs [link]

“This table provides several goals and related activities that can be used in a transition IEP to support students in developing skills that will help prepare them for inclusive postsecondary education.”

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College and Career Readiness (CCR) for Students on the Alternative Diploma

College and Career Readiness (CCR) for Students on the Alternative Diploma [link]

“CCR for Students Using Alternate Assessment is a KY State Professional Development Grant (SPDG) based on federal grants to states departments of education. College and/or career readiness following high school increases the chances of success for ALL youth in the global economy of the 21st century. The Kentucky CCR Initiative is striving to ensure that youth with significant intellectual disabilities (ID) are included in this vision.”

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Thought Sauce! Hot Ideas for Cool Employment

Thought Sauce! Hot Ideas for Cool Employment [link]

“Griffin-Hammis Associates and it’s not-for-profit arm, The Center for Social Capital, compiled a number of our most requested informational articles on Customized Employment into a downloadable manual for use as handouts in training sessions, for publication in newsletters (please ask first), and to strengthen staff in-service programs.”

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Work-Based Learning Opportunities for High School Students

Work-Based Learning Opportunities for High School Students [link]

Booklet by the National Institute for Work and Learning about how to create employment job opportunities for high school students.

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Skills to Pay the Bills (with videos)


This booklet from the Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy helps students learn soft skills for employment success.

Includes videos for various skills.

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National Technical Assistance Center on Transition: Teaching Skills

Lesson Plans for Teaching Employment Skills [link]

The National Technical Assistance Center on Transition provides a number of education-based resources transition planning.