ERIC Number: EJ822097
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 8
Using the AHEAD Program Standards and Performance Indicators to Promote Self-Determination in the Daily Practice of Office of Disability Services
Dukes, Lyman L., III; Shaw, Stan F.
Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability, v21 n2 p105-108 2008
Research supports the promotion of self-determination in adults with disabilities. Those with well-developed self-determination skills typically experience greater academic success and financial independence than persons who are less self-determined. This article will help disability service professionals use selected items from the AHEAD Program Standards and Performance Indicators to enhance student outcomes by programmatically fostering self-determination.
Descriptors: Disabilities, Program Effectiveness, Standards, Self Determination, Services, Outcomes of Education, Guidelines
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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