Education and Transition News

Preparing Transition-Age Youth with Disabilities for Work: What School Leaders Need to Know About the New Legal Landscape

This policy brief reviews the responsibilities schools have to prepare youth with disabilities for work and careers, and outlines ADA enforcement activities and case law that are changing the direction of education, training, and work experience programs to focus on more integrated employment outcomes.

“Desperate for Help”
Philadelphia Schools Struggle to Serve Students with Mental Health Issues

This article examines issues that students, parents, teachers, and school administrators face when children have mental health and behavior challenges.