TARGET GROUP: 9th Grade to Adult
This complete program facilitates students' transition to postsecondary learning through the use of an engaging video, well-structured Student Work Guide, and an extensive user-friendly Self-Advocacy Handbook.
The DVD features eight real-life high school students with specific learning disabilities and/or ADHD who have made successful transitions into college, university, or vocational institute. They openly discuss the challenges they have faced and how they have attained success through self-advocacy and positive self-efficacy beliefs.
This program is being implemented by regular & special education teachers, learning assistance staff and school counselors to facilitate students' transitions to postsecondary learning. Students gain greater confidence, become effective self-advocates, and learn how to plan for their academic future.
Sections & Key ConceptsSection One: How We Learn, About LD & ADHD
Section Two: High School & Postsecondary: The Difference
Section Three: Being a Self-Advocate
COMPLETE COURSE STARTER KIT INCLUDES: