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ERIC Number: EJ1160506
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: EISSN-1946-7109
Continuing HBCUs' Historical Commitment to Personnel Preparation: Preparing Transition Professionals to Serve Students of Color with Disabilities
Grillo, Lisa Maria; Ellis, Antonio L.; Durham, Jaquial D.
Penn GSE Perspectives on Urban Education, v14 n1 Fall 2017
The presence of teachers of color in transition education initiatives increases the likelihood that students of color with disabilities will experience success in meeting their postsecondary goals. Proposing the inclusion of postsecondary transition in certificate or degree offerings at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) directly aligns with the mission of these institutions' schools of education. This article discusses HBCUs' historical commitment to preparing transition professionals to serve students of color with disabilities.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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