Transition Planning for Secondary Students with Disabilities / Edition 3

Transition Planning for Secondary Students with Disabilities / Edition 3

by Robert W. Flexer, Robert M. Baer, Pamela Luft, Thomas J. Simmons
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132387638

ISBN-13: 9780132387637

Pub. Date: 03/14/2007

Publisher: Pearson

This comprehensive book provides broad coverage of transition content ranging from the legislative-policy base to specific transition activities. The resulting integration of policy and practice systematically builds the reader's understanding and provides guidelines of effective transition practice. Cross-categorical case studies and practical examples demonstrate…  See more details below

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This comprehensive book provides broad coverage of transition content ranging from the legislative-policy base to specific transition activities. The resulting integration of policy and practice systematically builds the reader's understanding and provides guidelines of effective transition practice. Cross-categorical case studies and practical examples demonstrate the role of teachers as part of a transition team and illustrate in a practical manner how to do transition. Four essential elements of transition legislation are used to introduce each chapter and are integrated throughout the book. Chapter topics cover a variety of areas including transition foundations, career and transition services, transition planning, post-school and community environment. For individuals who find themselves in a transition setting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132387637
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/14/2007
Series:
Pearson Custom Education Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

PART I Implementing Transition Systems

Chapter 1 Transition Planning and Promising Practices

Chapter 2 Legislation and Transition Models

Chapter 3 Multicultural and Collaboration Competencies for Working with Families

Chapter 4 Career Development Theories for Transition Planning

PART II Creating a Transition Perspective of Education

Chapter 5 Transition Assessment

Chapter 6 Standards-Based Curriculum and Transition

Chapter 7 Instructional Planning for Transition Teaching

Chapter 8 Instructional Methods for Transition Teaching

PART III Promoting Movement to Postschool Environments

Chapter 9 Collaborative Transition Services

Chapter 10 Transition to Employment

Chapter 11 Transition to Postsecondary Education

Chapter 12 Transition to Community Living

PART IV Developing a Responsive Transition System

Chapter 13 Transition Planning

Chapter 14 Participatory Decision-Making: Innovative Practices for Student Self-Determination

Chapter 15 Coordinating Transition Services

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