In order to enhance your learning at this Capacity Building Institute,
we have included four pre-readings that we hope you will find
helpful. Please review these materials before April 13,
Supporting Successful Transition (April 2003) NCSET Research to Practice Brief • Volume 2
, Issue 1
This brief outlines research on self-determination suggesting
that youth with disabilities who actively direct their own lives
are more likely to successfully transition into adult life. In
addition, the brief addresses development of self-determination
skills and student-led Individualized Education Program meetings.
Also included are descriptions and contact information for several
self-determination curricula and helpful Web links.