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Hitting the Open Road After High School: How to Choose Your Own Adventure to Success!

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National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth.
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Intended for youth with disabilities, this guide explains the importance of learning how to make right choices, activities that youth can do during high school to prepare for independence, different options after high school, and accessing supports to be successful. Steps for practicing self-determination are reviewed, as well as the value of college, certification programs, training programs, apprenticeships, the Job Corps, employment, and internships. The guide closes with Internet links to supports related to independent living, finances, health, postsecondary education services, employment services, and vocational rehabilitation. 1 reference.

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