NCSET Research to Practice Brief: Tapping Employment Opportunities for Youth with Disabilities by Engaging Effectively with Employers

Author(s)
Richard G Luecking, Marianne Mooney

Description

A brief addressing studies that explore employer perspectives on managing supports and accommodations for youth with disabilities, and the implications of these studies for transition practice and employment services for youth with disabilities. Examining employer perceptions of hiring and accommodating individuals with disabilities is an important consideration in making work-based learning opportunities available to youth with disabilities. Further resources are included.

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Details

Date
December 2002 
Type
Brief 
Edition
Volume 1, Number 3
Publisher
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET)

Topics

  • Education practices (K12 and transition)
    • Instructional strategies
      • Paraprofessional and teacher development
        • Transition planning
        • Specific life stage
          • Adolescents and young adults