as part of a family unit, the adults with disabilities have more opportunities to interact with and be accepted by the community at large
What is the name of the approach that offers help to those with disabilities so that they can live in the community as independently as possible?
Who has the initial and most significant responsibility in transition planning?
The IEP team
Describe competitive employment
Performs work valued by an employer, functions in an integrated setting with non-disable coworkers, earns at or above minimum wage
What are the three dimensions of Halpern’s transition model?
-Quality of residential environment
-Adequacy of social/interpersonal network
What is the primary intent of IDEA transition?
results-oriented process based upon the student's individual needs and preferences, includes instruction, related services, community experience, employment, daily living opportunities, and functional vocational evaluation