• Transition from School to Adulthood for Youth and Young Adults with Autism

Transition from School to Adulthood for Youth and Young Adults with Autism

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Autism diagnoses in young children increased dramatically in the 1990s--and now those children are young adults on the verge of a challenging transition to the real world. Schools will be ready to help with this groundbreaking practical guide.
Educators will get hard-to-find information on how social, behavioral, and cognitive characteristics of people with autism affect the transition to adulthood, exploring potential challenges and traits that can be powerful assets. Then they'll learn how to navigate every aspect of transition planning, including
- conducting skillful assessment
- using well-designed instructional supports, routines, and spaces in inclusive classrooms
- implementing positive behavior support to help young adults with autism succeed in school and at work
- providing community-based instruction at naturally occurring times
- assisting students with college preparation
- using supported and/or customized employment strategies to help young people establish satisfying careers
- helping young people develop critical life skills they'll use across settings

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Autism diagnoses in young children increased dramatically in the 1990s--and now those children are young adults on the verge of a challenging transition to the real world. Schools will be ready to help with this groundbreaking practical guide.
Educators will get hard-to-find information on how social, behavioral, and cognitive characteristics of people with autism affect the transition to adulthood, exploring potential challenges and traits that can be powerful assets. Then they'll learn how to navigate every aspect of transition planning, including
- conducting skillful assessment
- using well-designed instructional supports, routines, and spaces in inclusive classrooms
- implementing positive behavior support to help young adults with autism succeed in school and at work
- providing community-based instruction at naturally occurring times
- assisting students with college preparation
- using supported and/or customized employment strategies to help young people establish satisfying careers
- helping young people develop critical life skills they'll use across settings

Book Detail

  • Book Title

    Transition from School to Adulthood for Youth a...

  • Author

    Paul Wehman, Marcia Datlow Smith

  • Book Type

    Business And Accounts

  • Date Published

    January 1, 2009

  • Specification

    Management And Technology

  • Pages

    Pages

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