NCSET Issue Brief: Creating Mentoring Opportunities for Youth with Disabilities: Issues and Suggested Strategies

Part of the NCSET Issue Brief series.
Author(s)
Carrie Sword, Katharine Hill

Description

A brief addressing the need for expansion of mentoring opportunities for youth with disabilities. Specifically, the brief a) outlines some of the benefits of mentoring for youth, b) defines the issue of the need for expanded mentoring opportunities for youth with disabilities, and c) presents strategies for including youth with disabilities in mentoring programs.

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Details

Date
December 2002 
Type
Brief 
Edition
Volume 1, Number 4
Publisher
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET)

Topics

  • Education practices (K12 and transition)
    • Mentoring of youth
    • Specific life stage
      • Adolescents and young adults