ERIC Number: EJ378866
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
The Role of Special Education in LD Adolescents' Transition from School to Work.
Okolo, Cynthia M.; Sitlington, Patricia
Learning Disability Quarterly, v11 n3 p292-306 Sum 1988
The article reviews studies on vocational adjustment of the learning disabled as well as current practices and concludes that secondary programs should provide six types of vocationally relevant activities including: occupational awareness/exploration, vocational assessment, instruction in job-related academic skills, instruction in job-related interpersonal skills, and post-school placement and follow-up. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: 10th Anniversary Issue. Reprinted from Vol. 9, No. 2, Spring, 1986.