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Kim, So Yoon; Crowley, Shannon; Lee, Youngsun – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
This scoping review synthesized existing literature to address what is known about technology-based employment interventions for individuals with autism and how these interventions were conducted. A systematic multi-database search yielded 48 studies (362 participants; mean age = 20.5 years; 85.3% male) that met the inclusion criteria.…
Descriptors: Technology Uses in Education, Educational Technology, Vocational Education, Secondary School Students
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Lillis, Jennifer L.; Kutscher, Elisabeth L. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
Transition coordinators are key players in the delivery of high-quality transition services, but little is known about how they interpret and enact their roles. This qualitative study examined how transition coordinators conceptualize their role and the factors that shape their effectiveness. Emergent themes revealed that transition coordinators…
Descriptors: Individualized Transition Plans, Transitional Programs, Specialists, Coordinators
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Downey, Angelica; Torres, Ayse; Kearney, Kelly B.; Brady, Michael P.; Katz, Joshua – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
College students with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) face challenges searching for jobs, often lacking communication and social skills needed during formal interviews. The COVID-19 pandemic complicates interviews, forcing students to search online and attend virtual interviews. This study used a multiple probe design across…
Descriptors: Employment Interviews, College Students, Intellectual Disability, Developmental Disabilities
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Kester, Joan; Flanagan, Matthew F.; Stella, Julie – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
A multiyear critical participatory action research study was conducted with a total of 503 youth and young adults with disabilities (ages 14-25), family members, and transition stakeholders across the U.S. commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Youth and young adults with disabilities, families, and stakeholders served as participant researchers who…
Descriptors: Participatory Research, Action Research, Students with Disabilities, Youth
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Taylor, Joshua P.; Whittenburg, Holly N.; Rooney-Kron, Magen; Gokita, Tonya; Lau, Stephanie J.; Thoma, Colleen A.; Scott, LaRon A. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
Many youth with disabilities experience persistently low rates of competitive integrated employment (CIE) and participation in higher education. In 2014, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) established a policy focus on CIE as the goal of vocational services for youth and individuals with disabilities. In addition, WIOA created…
Descriptors: Labor Force Development, Labor Legislation, Federal Legislation, Transitional Programs
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Wenzel, John D., IV; Fisher, Marisa H.; Brodhead, Matthew T. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
Job coaches are not typically trained to implement systematic instructional strategies to teach vocational skills to students with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). This study replicated and expanded the evaluation of a job coach behavioral skills training program designed by Brock et al. (2016) to teach participants to implement…
Descriptors: Career Guidance, Coaching (Performance), Task Analysis, Prompting
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Kucharczyk, Suzanne; Szidon, Kate; Hall, Laura J. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
High schools hold great potential as contexts within which educators implement evidence-based practices shown to change post-school outcomes for youth with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Unfortunately, educators feel unprepared to use transition and disability-focused evidence-based practices. Coaching, as an essential feature of effective…
Descriptors: High Schools, Coaching (Performance), Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders
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Hester, Olivia R.; Swoszowski, Nicole C. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2022
Few transition studies have involved training supervisors on interacting and relaying feedback to individuals with intellectual disability during vocational training. We used a multiple baseline across participants design to examine the efficacy of an adaptive check-in/check-out (CICO) intervention for increasing the rate of performance feedback…
Descriptors: Vocational Education, Students with Disabilities, Intellectual Disability, Intervention
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Horn, Annemarie L.; Layden, Selena J.; Bobzien, Jonna – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2021
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of using video modeling (VM) to teach three young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and intellectual disability (ID) to independently communicate their physical location via text and phone call. We used a multiple-probe research design across behaviors to evaluate the effects of the…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Young Adults, Intellectual Disability
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Hartman, Ellie C.; Jones, Weneaka; Friefeld Kesselmayer, Rachel; Brinck, Emily A.; Trainor, Audrey A.; Reinhard, Alicia; Fuller, Rita K.; Schlegelmilch, Amanda; Anderson, Catherine A. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2021
Racially and ethnically diverse youth with disabilities receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits were randomly assigned to usual services, including available school and vocational rehabilitation (VR) transition services, or enhanced case management and transition services through the Wisconsin Promoting Readiness of Minors in SSI…
Descriptors: Welfare Services, Disabilities, Youth Programs, Predictor Variables
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Crane, Kelli; Gramlich, Meredith; Luecking, Richard G.; Gold, Paul B.; Morris, Taylor – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2021
Transition services, particularly those that feature work-based learning experiences, often require designated staff to spend the majority of their time in the field. They also require that staff have the skills and supports to properly and effectively deliver these services. Training and monitoring these staff is critically important to ensure…
Descriptors: Capacity Building, Accountability, Transitional Programs, Program Effectiveness
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Guillermo, Mari S.; Tucker, Mark S.; Corona, Vanessa; McFarlane, Fred R.; Jacobs, Ron – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2021
Students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) or Section 504 Plans may earn a diploma or a certificate of completion when leaving secondary education. This study examined differences in career- and work-based learning services and work experiences of students who earned a high school diploma or a certificate of completion upon exiting…
Descriptors: Work Experience, Social Services, Federal Aid, Individualized Education Programs
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Emenheiser, David E.; Weidenthal, Corinne; Avoke, Selete; Simon-Burroughs, Marlene – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2021
Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income (PROMISE), a study of 13,444 randomly assigned youth and their families, includes six model demonstration projects and a technical assistance center funded through the U.S. Department of Education and a national evaluation of the model demonstration projects funded through the…
Descriptors: Welfare Services, Federal Programs, Low Income Groups, Disabilities
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Golden, Thomas P.; Karhan, Andrew J.; Karhan, Adene P.; Prenovitz, Sarah J. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2021
Youth who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits experience disparate educational, employment, and economic outcomes when compared to youth with disabilities who do not receive these entitlements. Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income (PROMISE) was a 6-year national research demonstration project that…
Descriptors: Welfare Services, Welfare Recipients, Youth, Taxonomy
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McCormick, Sara T.; Kurth, Noelle K.; Chambless, Catherine E.; Ipsen, Catherine; Hall, Jean P. – Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals, 2021
Transitioning students with disabilities are at a disadvantage for post-school employment. This article explores ASPIRE case managers' roles in promoting employment among transition-age youth with disabilities receiving SSI. Qualitative and quantitative studies examined programmatic factors related to employment. Results showed that higher rates…
Descriptors: Caseworker Approach, Employment Potential, Individualized Transition Plans, Role
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