ERIC Number: EJ585321
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Seven Best Practices in Transition Programs for Youth.
Deschnes, Nicole; Clark, Hewitt B.
Reaching Today's Youth: The Community Circle of Caring Journal, v2 n4 p44-48 Sum 1998
A survey of 254 transition programs across North America examines their values, supports, and services. Identifies the seven best practices that all effective programs have in common. Suggests that these best practices are not enough. Offers that alternative methods of education and training, collaboration between resource and service providers, and further research and development are required. (Author/MKA)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Adolescents, Agency Cooperation, Employment, High School Graduates, High School Students, High Schools, Independent Living, Postsecondary Education, Program Evaluation, Research and Development, Social Support Groups, Surveys, Transitional Programs, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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