The Transition program area works to improve access and success for at-risk students and students with disabilities in secondary and postsecondary education, as well as employment, independent living, and community participation.

Areas of interest and leadership:
Check & Connect Student Engagement Intervention Model
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition
Expanding the Circle: Transition Resources for American Indian Students

Featured Projects:
Systematic Supports for Promoting Graduation
Making a Map: Finding My Way Back
Using Check & Connect to Improve Graduation Rates in Minnesota for Black and American Indian Students with Disabilities
Culture-Based Arts Integration Curriculum

Featured Products:
Check & Connect Video
Check & Connect: Implementing with Fidelity (Manual)
Expanding the Circle Curriculum


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