Operational Policy - Transition and Pre-Employment Transition Services

North Dakota

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policies and Programs

“Transition services means a coordinated set of activities for a student or youth with a disability: Designed within an outcome-oriented process that promotes movement from school to post-school activities, including postsecondary education, vocational training, competitive integrated employment, supported employment, continuing and adult education, adult services, independent living, or community participation…

Pre-ETS [Pre-Employment Transition Services] are provided to students with disabilities in order to:

  • Further develop an awareness of career and education opportunities
  • Gain the general skills needed for employment success in any field
  • Gain the skills needed to effectively advocate for themselves as they prepare to exit secondary education and enter the workforce or other post-school activities”
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Employer Engagement
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Resource Leveraging
  • WIOA
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