Tag Archives: supported employment

CASP and Special Education: Children with Disabilities, Their Families, Their Communities, and the Professionals That Support Them

The Ann Sullivan Center of Peru (CASP, its Spanish acronym) is a nonprofit education organization created in Peru in 1979 to serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), such as autism spectrum disorders, Down syndrome, or cerebral palsy, and … Continue reading

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Research In Brief – Terms Related to Employment

In 2016 we began the Research In Focus series, highlighting new and interesting findings from NIDILRR-funded studies, presented in a reader-friendly format. As a follow up, we offer our new occasional series Research In Brief, where we break down some … Continue reading

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Success stories: Project SEARCH

The Henrico Citizen (Richmond, VA) has a nice piece on graduates of Project SEARCH, a one-year high school transition program for young adults with significant disabilities. The six graduates of the inaugural Project SEARCH session at Bon Secours St. Mary’s … Continue reading

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Learn More: 2 upcoming webcourses from Worksupport.com

The Research and Training Center on Workplace Supports has two upcoming webcourses on employment services: Customized Employment, Feb 1-Mar 1. $60 per individual The course will cover these important topics on customized employment and more: Principles and Indicators of Customized … Continue reading

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