Students who wish to continue their education after high school can reference these resources for an easier transition.
Read about others’ experiences, how to plan for transition early on, learn about opportunities and services for transitioning individuals, and the rights and responsibilities that come along with post-secondary education.
Coming of Age: Autism and the Transition to Adulthood
This is a series examining the research and reality of the transition to adulthood, with advice from experts who have studied the process and young adults who have lived it.
Itineris provides opportunities and services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder during the transition into adulthood.
Life after High School – Making the Transition to Post-secondary Opportunities
This booklet is helpful for caregivers of adolescents who are transitioning into adulthood, and includes charts and checklists in regard to education opportunities.
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition Post-secondary Education
The National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET) coordinates national resources, offers technical assistance, and disseminates information related to secondary education and transition for youth with disabilities in order to create opportunities for youth to achieve successful futures.
Students with Disabilities Preparing for Post-secondary Education: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities
The Office for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Education published this resource to inform students with disabilities of their rights and responsibilities so they may enjoy the post-secondary education experience without confusion or delay.
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