Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

EDU-279 Transition Services (3.00)

Studies the role of the paraeducator and job coach in assisting teachers in preparing students who receive special education services for the transition from K-12 education to adult life. Studies the continuum of K-12 career and transition programs, as well as the variety of adult services that K-12 graduates may need in the areas of living, learning and working. Addresses issues of self-determination; career assessment; transition to living, learning and working; behavior support; and linkages to adult service providers. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

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