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National Disability Employment Awareness Resources

National Disability Employment Awareness Resources

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). This year is the 70th anniversary of this program (1945-2015). NWESD is providing the following list of resources for you as a reference point.

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25 Resources on Transition from the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)

  1. 7 Steps for Success
  2. Adolescents and Adults with Learning Disabilities and ADHD
  3. Aligning Transition and Standards-Based Education
  4. Autism Spectrum Disorders Family Community TEC Collection
  5. Building Alliances: A How-to Manual to Support Transitioning
  6. CCSS in Writing: Impliciations for Students with Learning Disabilities and Their Teacher
  7. DEC Recommended Practices: Enhancing Serivces for Young Children
  8. Effective Transition Programs for Youth with EBD: RENEW Model
  9. Engaging and Empowering Families in Secondary Transition
  10. Footsteps Toward the Future: DADD Prism Series, Vol. 9
  11. Getting Around Town: Teaching Community Mobility Skills
  12. IEP Development and Coordination with Transition Plans for Youth with EBD
  13. Informal Assessment for Transition Planning, Second Edition
  14. Integrating Transition Planning into the IEP Process
  15. Life Centered Education: The Teacher's Guide
  16. Self-Determination Strategies for Adolescents in Transition
  17. Sustaining Effective Practices When Principals Change
  18. Technology for Transition and Postsecondary Success
  19. The Power of RTI: Classroom Management Strategies K-6 (DVD)
  20. Transition of Secondary Students with EBD, Second Edition
  21. Transition of Youth with EBD and Age-Appropriate Assessments
  22. Transition Teacher Pack, The
  23. Transition Teaming: 26 Strategies for Interagency Collaboration
  24. Transitioing to College: A Guide
  25. Writing Indicator 13 – Compliant Transition Plans

If you know of other transition resources that would benefit the NWESD region, please send the information to Kristi and she will review and post.