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Preparing Students with Significant Intellectual Disabilities for the Workforce - a webinar

Posted by Zoltan Varkonyi 5 years 2 months ago

Wednesday 6 May 2015 to Thursday 7 May 2015
Online Webinar

This webinar, presented by Kara Magee-Arick, MS, BCBA, Educational Consultant will discuss ways  can improve learning outcomes and employment opportunities for students with significant intellectual disabilities. Participants will:

  • learn the importance of starting early, teaching foundational skills, providing consistent instruction as students’ progress through grade levels, and using assessment to drive instruction;
  • discuss critical issues such as the challenge of providing instruction in an inclusive setting, and the role of learning standards when designing instruction that leads to competitive employment;
  • explore the additional barriers schools face when designing and implementing instruction focused on postsecondary outcomes.

This is a free online webinar from is a social network and professional learning community that makes it easy for teachers and all educators to connect and collaborate with peers, share information and best practices, and spread innovative ideas to improve teaching and learning.

Webinar lasts at 11:00 PM - 12:00 AM on the 6th of May, 2015 CET Time Zone!!!

Register for this meeting and join the Teaching Students with Autism community to access the webinar recording and resources. You'll earn a free CE certificate for attending the live webinar.

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Event type: 
Professional development event
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Online event: 
Organised by: sponsored by STAR Autism Support and VizZle
Target group: 
Academics, students, researchers in andragogy
Adult learning networks & organisations
Adult learning networks & organisations
Adult learning networks & organisations
Projects & partnerships
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Recognition/certification of participation: 
CE certificate
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