WS030: Transistion Plans: Preparing Students With Learning Disabilities for Success After Graduation

Description:

This workshop will discuss the importance of learning-disabled adolscents' use of career inventories and development of 4-year transistion plans that actively involve the students in the decision making process. The workshop will present a sample 4-year plan, along with common accommodations offered at the postsecondary level. Dr. McGuire also will present research indicating that students actively involved in their high school career are more likely to graduate and attend postsecondary institutions.

Learner Objectives

Speaker(s):

Jane E. McGuire, PsyD, LEP, California Baptist University, Riverside, CA