ERIC Number: EJ422358
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Transition to Independence. A Texas Program Takes Special Needs Students out of the Classroom and into the Community.
Kleine, Karen K.
Vocational Education Journal, v66 n3 p24-25,44 Mar 1991
The McLellan County (Texas) Cooperative for Exceptional Children emphasizes vocational training in community settings as well as domestic skills through the Living in Functional Environments program. Community-based instruction improves the transition not only to employment but to independent living and community participation for youth with disabilities. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Texas