MT Office of Public Instruction - Secondary Transition Academy, Module 1

Montana

“Module 1 is an introduction to supporting students with disabilities in secondary transition settings. Part I of the module is an overview of disability awareness. Specifically, it describes who is eligible for special education and related services, it describes how labels can lead to stereotypes of disabilities, and it describes how educators can better advocate for students with disabilities. Part II is a brief review of the legislation and history of secondary transition services for students with disabilities. Part III provides a discussion of the overall structure of adult employment programs and the importance of developing a community-based employment program for students with disabilities.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building
Systems: 
  • Department of Education
Topics: 
  • Customized Employment
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Mental Health
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