ERIC Number: EJ673008
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Bridging the Gap between High School and College: Strategies for the Successful Transition of Students with Learning Disabilities.
Skinner, Michael E.; Lindstrom, Bobbie D.
Preventing School Failure, v47 n3 p132-37 Spr 2003
This paper discusses strategies for school personnel when preparing students with learning disabilities (LD) for a successful transition from high school to college. Some of the 10 strategies discussed are: teaching students about compensatory strategies; teaching students to self-advocate; teaching students about the law; helping students select postsecondary schools wisely; and encouraging students to self-identify and seek appropriate assistance. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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