Promoting High Expectations for Post-School Success by Family Members: A “To Do” List for Professionals — Pacer

Promoting High Expectations for Post-School Success by Family Members: A “To Do” List for Professionals — Pacer [link] Parent advocates for students with disabilities across the nation were asked for their ideas. The following provides a “to-do” list of 7 strategies and 13 activities special education professionals can use in partnership with families to promote…

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College and Career Readiness (CCR) for Students on the Alternative Diploma

College and Career Readiness (CCR) for Students on the Alternative Diploma [link] “CCR for Students Using Alternate Assessment is a KY State Professional Development Grant (SPDG) based on federal grants to states departments of education. College and/or career readiness following high school increases the chances of success for ALL youth in the global economy of the…

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What You Need to Know About Your SSI When You Turn 18

What You Need to Know About Your SSI When You Turn 18 [link] “This booklet is for youth who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and their parents, teachers, health providers, caregivers, or representatives. It will help you prepare for the transition from school to adult life. Many services and types of supports are available as…

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