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

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“Seek the World” is a video platform started by two individuals who are deaf. Follow along with one of the co-founders as he travels worldwide, sharing videos about different cultures, experiences, adventures, and more in English and American Sign Language:https://bit.ly/3aCkjBD

Thank you to the ENTIRE @RISenate for its support of long-term rate reform for providers of services to people with disabilities.

This legislation is gaining bipartisan support because it impacts thousands of Rhode Islanders.

Let’s pass S2311 this session.

Did you know that Dan and Samuel Habib are producing a new film called My Disability Roadmap? And did you know that they are partnering with MCIE to hold a virtual screening and discussion of this film? Join us on May 26 at 3 pm ET: https://tiny.one/MyDisabilityRoadmap

Enjoyed this interview btw Drs. Sharon Field & Mike Ward on @2BSDonline - Look at the impact when everyone advocates! #StudentLedIEP mtgs is🎯! @AllisonLombardi @VCU_CTI @nelliet11 @ED_Sped_Rehab @JSIiams @ncldorg @OhioEngage @RITransition @tn_transition
https://www.beselfdetermined.com/blog/thinking/an-interview-with-dr-michael-ward/

Thank you to our Regional Transition Coordinator, Kerri Collins for her great work with our awesome Secondary Special Educators yesterday! Lots of great resources and feedback! @RITransition @ameyer1026 @EGPSAsstSuper @KenHopkinsJr @dtober9

https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/1095782/West-Bay-Collaborative/Coordinator-of-Adult-Service-Programming

What a way to end spirit week! WWHS has about 1,250 people in it on a daily basis (students & staff combined). Imagine spending 180 days a year in a building that’s such a fantastic place to be, even on the hard days?!? Today was a good day! (Even if the seniors wore purple 🤷🏻‍♀️)

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A great job coach can make a difference for people with disabilities seeking employment! Our leader Laura Owens just spoke in a webinar, Job Coaching 101: A Toolkit for New Coaches by the Hawaii Department of Education, for Educational Assistants & Behavioral Therapists.

Thx for the RT @RITransition. We ❤️ what @AbbyHughesSPED wrote too about how this tool leads to empowering conversations btw #childrenwithdisabilities and their #families! Families could be resources in transition planning too! Its not who you know, but who knows you! Thx again!

Why I feel things are looking up, by @think_inclusive https://weeklyish.substack.com/p/hope-looking-up?r=yu4rv&s=r&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web

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