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Focus Group Opportunities for Young Adults in Transition and Adults with Autism

The NIDILRR-funded Center on Knowledge Translation for Employment Research (KTER) is conducting focus groups of youth in transition and adults with autism. Each focus group has different eligibility criteria. All focus groups will be conducted by phone. Please see the … Continue reading

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Webinar 11/10 Connecting Partners and Resources to Prepare Youth for Careers: A Federal Partners In Transition Webinar

Researchers, advocates, counselors, and others may be interested in the following event from the Federal Partners in Transition: Connecting Partners and Resources to Prepare Youth for Careers: A Federal Partners in Transition Webinar Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 1:00–2:30pm EST http://youth.gov/announcements/connecting-partners-and-resources-prepare-youth-careers-federal-partners-transition Federally … Continue reading

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Welcome to Senior Year: Preparing for Transition

Between pool parties and trips to the beach, you may have noticed that back-to-school commercials have started popping up on TV and online. In a few short weeks, students will be heading back to school and families are getting ready! … Continue reading

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4th Annual Research-to-Policy Roundtable

The 4th Annual Research-to-Policy Roundtable took place in the afternoon of December 3rd following the release of the 2014 Compendium of Disability Statistics. Mark Periello, President of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), expressed his excitement to transition … Continue reading

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Update for the Determined to Succeed Webinar (12/2)

Important Information Regarding December 2nd Webinar Determined to Succeed: Preparing for Postsecondary Education and Employment Thank you for your interest in this webinar. Due to overwhelming interest, the sponsors quickly reached maximum capacity of 1,000 registrations for the webinar. This webinar will … Continue reading

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Webinar 12/2: Determined to Succeed – Preparing for Postsecondary Education and Employment

Please note: The Determined to Succeed Webinar has exceeded its total registrations. Registrations are now closed. The webinar will be recorded and posted to http://www.thenytc.org On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm ET, the Youth Transitions Collaborative in partnership … Continue reading

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RRTC on Employment of People with Physical Disabilities is Seeking Participants for Focus Groups for Individuals with Physical Disabilities

The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Employment of People with Physical Disabilities is conducting focus groups about people with physical disabilities’ work experiences including what has helped them find or keep a job as well as advance in … Continue reading

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OSERS Announces New Technical Assistance Center on Improving Transition

A new opportunity from the Department of Education: The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services is excited to announce a new competition – The National Technical Assistance Center on Improving Transition to Postsecondary Education and Employment for Students with … Continue reading

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Webinar 5/15: Making the VR Connection

Making the VR Connection! Thursday, May 15, 2014, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm The Youth Transitions Collaborative, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), will host an educational seminar, Making the VR … Continue reading

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Join SSA’s Ticket to Work Program and AAPD for a Twitter Chat June 22nd!

On June 22nd starting at 12pm EST, join @chooseworkssa and @AAPD for a Twitter discussion on disability and employment. This month’s focus is Career Help for Youth-In-Transition. Send direct messages to either Twitter handle or use #DEchat to tag your … Continue reading

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