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A National Survey of Transition Services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students

The author analyzed a survey of programs providing transition services to deaf and hard-of-hearing (D/HH) students. Quantitative analyses compared services offered by residential, large (35+ D/HH students), and small (<35 students) programs. Correlations across Employment Preparation, Post-school Preparation, and Transition … Continue reading

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Best Practices in Transition to Adult Life for Youth With Intellectual Disabilities

The authors note that a number of best practices is recommended by researchers and professionals in the field of transition to improve postschool outcomes for youth with intellectual disabilities. This study analyzed data from the National Longitudinal Transition Study-2 to … Continue reading

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Including Employees With Disabilities in Workplace Cultures Strategies and Barriers

Assisting individuals with disabilities to become socially included in the workplace is an important rehabilitation goal. This article reports the results of a descriptive study of the workplace cultures where individuals with disabilities are employed, the inclusion of employees within … Continue reading

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Transition from school to work: where are we and where do we need to go?

This article describes evidence-based transition research highlighting teachers’ classroom need with special emphasis on how research can be useful for them on a day-to-day basis. The author shares six guidelines for helping implement best practices in transition. Wehman, Paul. (2013). … Continue reading

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