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Trends in Employment Outcomes of Young Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

This report consists of tables displaying recent annual employment and economic outcomes for young adults with intellectual disability for each of the 50 states and Washington, D.C..  The report features data from three sources:  the American Community Survey (ACS) based

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Posted in Employment outcome data, National level resources, Research and evaluation reports

A Better Bottom Line: Employing People with Disabilities, Blueprint for Governors

This report results from the initiative of Delaware Governor Jack Markell to focus on the roles state government and business can play in improving employment opportunities for people with disabilities.  Preparing youth with disabilities for careers that use their full

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Posted in Career preparation and work-based learning, Post-secondary Education, Services and service innovations, Transition planning in schools

Memorandum of Understanding

Joint agreement among state agencies supporting the transition of youth with disabilities from school to work or postsecondary education.  Includes sections on parties, purpose, scope, program overview and roles, outcomes, strategies, dispute resolution, and provisions for modifying, extending and terminating

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Posted in Interagency collaboration and partnership, Memorandums of Understanding

Improving Graduation and Employment Outcomes of Students with Disabilities: Predictive Factors and Student Perspectives

Reports on a state-wide transition program in Oregon serving youth with disabilities (including intellectual and developmental disabilities) who require support beyond the services typically available through traditional general education, special education, and school-to-work programs to achieve secondary and postsecondary employment

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Posted in Career preparation and work-based learning, Employment outcome data, Post-secondary Education, Research and evaluation reports, Services and service innovations, Transition planning in schools
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