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

Richmond man praised for helping man in need during medical call https://turnto10.com/news/local/richmond-man-praised-for-helping-man-in-need-during-medical-call

🎓Transition Assessment resource highlight (#2): Uncovering Strengths https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JwQjB1bJuXY
Through this resource, you will learn about:
🔸 the importance of strength-based approach
🔸 using strengths for career & transition planning
🔸 assessments to uncover student strengths

❤️ this 3 min video on #StudentLed Conferences. Developing #agency in students! #SelfDetermination Fall #ParentTeacher Conferences- a gr8 place 2 allow our CWDs 2 develop their voice. @RITransition @SPANadvocacy @GAB__on @UnderstoodOrg @1in5awareness https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ju0GlA7wE3w&t=191s

We are thrilled to announce that Therese Willkomm will kick off #ATCNE with: Discovering the Joy of Assistive Technology Making- A Hands-on “AT Makers” Workshop! Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/discovering-the-joy-of-assistive-technology-making-a-hands-on-workshop-tickets-171997869257

An important part of your transition planning is including independent & community living. Click the link in bio to watch the full video & learn more about community & independent living!

#pennsylvania #disability #transitionplanning

This week's #TransitionTip is about finding ways to make students' participation in the transition assessment process more accessible via the use of assistive technology.

❤️👇 We're listening Shane Bryan! Thank you for sharing your perspective, purpose and perseverance! #abilitynotdisability #selfdetermination #ICanIWillWatchMe @DisMentors @BroadFutures @fwdworks @PSwan41250789 @RITransition @Patrykschw1 @parentcenterhub @UnderstoodOrg

Want to learn more about Work-Based Learning options for students completing the Alternate Academic Diploma? Register for our free October 14 webcast with @AlisonAGauld from @TNedu! Click here: https://transitiontn.org/webcasts/

🎓 Transition Assessment resource highlight (#1): Transition Assessment Process for Students with Complex Support Needs
https://centerontransition.org/publications/download.cfm?id=160

When your planning for you career after high school, here are some questions to ask yourself !
visit http://transitiondiscoveries.org to learn more!

#disability #DisabilityTwitter #youth #youthadvocacy #iep #adulthood #transition #college #goals

Our latest publication is a Fast Fact on:
Practical Strategies for Trauma Informed Learning Environments
https://centerontransition.org/publications/download.cfm?id=159

We ❤️the look of #selfdetermination from 👉Experts on #Advocacy: What is #SelfAdvocacy, & why is it important? Thx @EasterSealsCTX 4 sharing the impact of Developing Capacity #rock⭐️ https://youtu.be/3aT4deIYe-0 @ncldorg @parentcenterhub @ED_Sped_Rehab @IMD_VDOE @RITransition

Session 1: Supported Decision-Making: From Justice for Jenny to Justice for All with Jonathan Martinis https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/7416329397835/WN_1sxNz4IxR72XnwZ7C4uhvQ?t=1633358703148

This week's #TransitionTip is about creating a self-care box for students to practice self-regulation and self-care.

For more ideas on creating trauma-informed learning environment, check out our recent topical paper: https://buff.ly/2XGm1eL

School suspension of 5-11 year olds is shockingly high, and extremely detrimental even 10 years later. In my recently published paper with Megan Andrew in Youth & Society @SAGEJournals, we investigate the long-term scarring effects of suspension & expulsion of kids in grades K-5.

These Microsoft stickers make computers easier to use for people with disabilities https://www.fastcompany.com/90679138/these-microsoft-stickers-make-computers-easier-to-use-for-people-with-disabilities

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