College and Career Quick Links

Preparing for post- secondary education

RI Youth Transition Workbook      http://health.ri.gov/forms/worksheets/YouthTransitionWorkbook.pdf

RI Office of Rehabilitation    http://www.ors.state.ri.us/

IDEA/ADA understanding the differences https://www.eosc.edu/sites/www/Uploads/files/Downloads/IDEA%20vs%20ADA.pdf

ADA   https://www.ada.gov/ada_intro.htm

IDEA https://sites.ed.gov/idea/

http://www.edsmart.org/students-with-disabilities-college-guide/

https://www.dreamcollegedisability.org/

http://www.going-to-college.org/

http://www.wrightslaw.com/law/osers/transition.postsecondary.guide.2017.pdf

https://www.washington.edu/doit/programs/accesscollege/student-lounge/college

Ready for college assessment   https://www.iidc.indiana.edu/styles/iidc/defiles/instrc/webinars/college-readiness_assessment.pdf

Think College  https://thinkcollege.net/

Student with mental health care needs  NAMI https://www.nami.org/Find-Support/Teens-Young-Adults/Managing-a-Mental-Health-Condition-in-College   & https://www.washington.edu/doit/academic-accommodations-students-psychiatric-disabilities

https://cpr.bu.edu/app/uploads/2018/08/Disclosure-08-23-18SM.pdf

Behavioral Health http://www.bhddh.ri.gov/whats_new/pdf/RIYOUTHTRANSITIONGUIDEWEB-02-16-2018.pdf

College Panel : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=67yMNSfC-ew

 

Preparing for employment

RI Office of Rehabilitation    http://www.ors.state.ri.us/

ONet- https://www.onetonline.org/    and https://www.mynextmove.org/explore/ip

Job accommodation network  https://askjan.org/

Office of Disability employment policy    https://www.dol.gov/odep/

National Center for Workforce Development   http://www.ncwd-youth.info/      &  http://www.ncwd-youth.info/guideposts

Disability disclosure https://www.heath.gwu.edu/sites/g/files/zaxdzs2346/f/downloads/the_411_on_disability_disclosure_for_adults.pdf

https://askjan.org/publications/individuals/employee-guide.cfm?cssearch=1916133_1

 

Career one stop https://www.careeronestop.org/

Explore-work

http://wintac-s3.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/topic-areas/ta_PreETS/Explore-Work-Introductory-Guide.pdf

https://explore-work.com/

http://breitlinks.com/careers/soft_skills.htm

Holland Codes http://www.roguecc.edu/Counseling/HollandCodes/test.asp

Social Security  https://www.ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10095.pdf

 

Technology

Technology: https://www.pacer.org/transition/resource-library/publications/NPC-59.pdf

https://www.ctdinstitute.org/sites/default/files/file_attachments/Executive%20Function%20Skills%20at%20Work%2C%20How%20Technology%20Can%20Help.pdf

R.I. Secondary  Transition & Employment First Twitter Feed

Sam and Mattie Make A Zombie Movie – ★★★★ https://upcomingonscreen.com/2021/04/07/sam-and-mattie-make-a-zombie-movie/ via @scotthgilliland

Sam & Mattie Make a Zombie Movie (2021), directed by Robert Carnevale and Jesse Suchmann (@suchmann). Featuring @samandmattie, @farrellybros, @DJPaulyD, and Chucky puppeteer & fx legend Tony Gardner.

Out today on VOD. 🎥🪓🧟‍♂️

https://boxd.it/mN3w

https://tv.apple.com/us/movie/sam--mattie-make-a-zombie-movie/umc.cmc.2dgo4tpvwvukjlzharauhysz7

PREORDER NOW TO HELP SAM AND MATTIE DEFEAT THE EVIL ALGORITHM🤘🏽🤘🏽🤘🏽🤘🏽Rock on Go Wild!

Inspiring New Doc SAM & MATTIE MAKE A ZOMBIE MOVIE Hits April 6th https://www.dreadcentral.com/news/388227/inspiring-documentary-sam-mattie-make-a-zombie-movie-now-streaming-april-6th/

@RITransition knows who the best messenger is, a student self-advocate! Hear how to shift YOUR mindset from deficits to strengths, @KJF797 knows what the secret sauce is and how to help you be on the road to living an enviable life! @mitransitions @ASCENDGroup @ED_Sped_Rehab https://twitter.com/RITransition/status/1374346900061622277

RI Transition@RITransition

Over 600 virtual participants! 2021 Transition Student to Student! Our keynote Kevin Fortunato 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

My role as an Adult Ally is to support @KJF797 vision, providing many opportunities to practice self-determination, seeing him for his strengths! @TransitionTA @mitransitions @IMD_VDOE https://twitter.com/RITransition/status/1374350155592335362

RI Transition@RITransition

In celebration of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month & progress in advancing the employment of people with disabilities, we're highlighting Commissioner McDeid's blog on promising models like the Disability Employment TA Center. https://acl.gov/news-and-events/acl-blog/advancing-disability-employment-during-time-testing #DDawareness2021

#ATCNE is thrilled to announce that we are planning an EXHIBITOR PRESENTATION WEEK in May! And ATTENDANCE IS FREE! You can register for one day or all 4 days based on what topics you're interested in! More information available at https://www.assistivetechnologyconference.com/exhibitor-presentations/

Wow 600 participants! Congrats @RITransition on the success of this event & 4bringing the best youth leader @KJF797 - sharing the power of self-determination! Let's get SWDs attending their IEP mtg & prepare them to share their strengths! Or their @IMD_VDOE one-pager!! ❤️ This! https://twitter.com/RITransition/status/1374346900061622277

RI Transition@RITransition

Over 600 virtual participants! 2021 Transition Student to Student! Our keynote Kevin Fortunato 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

Over 600 virtual participants! 2021 Transition Student to Student! Our keynote Kevin Fortunato 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

Special Thanks to the The Ruderman Foundations for awarding our film the “Seal of Approval for Authentic Representation”
Past recipients: Peanut Butter Falcon, Ramy, Run, AMCs: Fear the walking dead!
#rockongowild #rudermanfoundation #authenticrepresentation #downsyndromerocks

By giving a chance to a person with Down syndrome, you give a chance to thousands.
Discover why with this song performed by one of the most iconic artist in the world: Sting. Do your part, start the Hiring Chain today.
#WDSD21 #WorldDownSyndromeDay #HiringChain @OfficialSting

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