National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD)


Provides training and technical assistance, and conducts research, that support state and local policies to promote full access to high quality workforce development services on the part of youth with disabilities. The Institute's National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET) is a partner in the Collaborative, which is housed at the Institute for Educational Leadership, Washington, DC.

This project was archived on 2019-08-27T00:00:00.000-05:00

David R Johnson PhD
Subcontract from
Institute for Educational Leadership
Office of Disability Employment Policy, U.S. Department of Labor


David R Johnson PhD :: Professor

Eileen A Klemm :: Check & Connect Program Manager


  • Education practices (K12 and transition)
    • Family engagement
      • IEP development
        • Mentoring of youth
          • Transition planning
            • Youth development and leadership
            • Employment and postsecondary education
              • Career preparation
              • Health and safety
                • Judicial system
                  • Mental health supports
                  • Specific disability
                    • Learning disabilities
                    • Specific life stage
                      • Adolescents and young adults