These resources are for High School students planning ahead for their futures, be it college or a career path:
Moving on Binder
A tool for students and families to plan and get organized as youth prepare to leave high school and move into the adult world.
Provides IEP (Individualized Education Program) teams, with guidance on graduation planning for students with disabilities; Provides students with a tool to plan for graduation and plan for high quality transition activities.
These links can provide you with ways to research what types of colleges might be right for you:
Virtual College Tours
Learn about your possible college campus online, to see what life as a student will be like.
These are websites which will provide you with ways to investigate different careers and find the one that is right for you:
These websites provide you with opportunities to practice the skills you will need to successful at work and budget your new income:
eXploreWork – for on line activities for student to participate in to prepare for work
These websites will provide tools to help you to practice to advocate for what you need in the college and in the community:
Whose Future is it Anyway?
Learn how to take charge of your future and you IEP meetings.
I’m Determined Project
This project provides opportunities to practice skills associated with self-determined behavior.
Self-Advocacy in College
A Durham College Center for Students with Disabilities resource for self-advocacy.