ERIC Number: EJ544483
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Preparing Youths with Visual Impairments for Work: Evaluation of a Pilot Program.
Leonard, R. McInerney; And Others
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v91 n3 p271-79 May-Jun 1997
Describes a two-week residential program for youths with visual impairments which focused on career development and transition from school to work. Telephone interviews with participants and their parents indicated the program allowed the youths to socialize, share experiences, acquire skills, and become more aware of careers and job responsibilities. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on Adolescence and Early Adulthood.