Disorders (ASD) transitioning from high school to postsecondary education as told from the perspective of their parents. As a group, parents of college-aged youth and young adults with ASD are more deeply involved with the educational process of their children’s education.
THE TRANSITION TO POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION FOR CANADIAN ABORIGINAL AND NON-ABORIGINAL STUDENTS: A FOCUS ON ADJUSTMENT, FIT AND ANTICIPATED PERSISTENCE A Thesis Submitted to the College of Graduate Studies and Research In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements For the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy In the Department of Psychology.
Effective postsecondary transition programs must identify and address the complex needs of the autism population. A fundamental step in developing appropriate postsecondary transition programs for individuals on the spectrum is to examine what caregivers believe is the fundamental needs of the autistic population.Online education has provided the opportunity for many learners to pursue higher education. However, training is crucial for instructors who may be hesitant to transition to online teaching, unaware of online teaching strategies, and lack support from educational institutions. The purpose of this qualitative case study was to narrow the knowledge gap on transitional challenges and online.With the postsecondary transition in educational supports from the Individuals with Disabilities in Education Act (IDEA) in high school to ADA in college, there has been a lack of research related to the experiences of these students with disabilities while they are in college.
Data from the 2011 National Longitudinal Transition Study-2 (NLTS-2) report indicated although 89.9% of SWD articulated goals to complete a postsecondary program, only 40.7% of students achieved their goal compared to 52.4% of students without disabilities (5). Evidently, SWD continue to experience barriers in PSE that we need to address.Read More
Expectations and the Post Transition of Young Adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder to Post-Secondary Education by Catherine Fox A Dissertation Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Doctor of Philosophy Approved April 2011 by the Graduate Supervisory Committee: Kathleen McCoy, Chair Sarup Mathur Morgan Olsen.Read More
While the literature is replete with studies of the factors contributing to the failure and social deviance of African American males, few qualitative studies have been conducted to determine the factors that support the success of African American males, and virtually none have focused on the transition of African American males from out-of-home care to postsecondary educational institutions.Read More
Do Students with Disabilities Successfully Transition into the Work Force or Postsecondary Education? Abstract This research focuses on students with disabilities and their transition and career planning for postsecondary life. The United States federal government has put into law, regulations and guidelines for children with disabilities.Read More
The transition to secondary school can be a stressful and challenging process for young people, especially those with special educational needs. While research acknowledges the importance of additional support for students with dyslexia at post-secondary transition, a systematic literature review indicated that very little research has studied.Read More
Transition Programming for Students with Learning Disabilities From High School to College by K. Christine H. Georgallis MA, University of North Florida, 1976 BS, University of Iowa, 1972 Dissertation Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy Special Education Walden University June 2015.Read More
To Disclose or Not Disclose A Disability, That is the Question: An Analysis of Career Success Within a Postsecondary Institution Michelle M. 07Connell A Research Paper Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Master of Science Degree in Career and Technical Education The Graduate School University of Wisconsin-Stout March, 2006.Read More
In the local state special education transition aged postoutcome survey measurements, high school students with disabilities (HS-SWDs) continue to demonstrate problems with unemployment, independent living, and postsecondary education as they transition to adult life. HS-SWDs receive instruction from transition planning teams (TPTs) to address educational attendance, independent living, agency.Read More
In the world of secondary to postsecondary education or the workplace, the purpose of a transition plan is to prepare students to move from the world of school to the world of adulthood. By comparison, students with LD who enter ABE.Read More
In this dissertation, a step-by-step approach is adopted to uncover distal and proximal processes that contribute to student persistence or dropout after the transition to SVE. A cohort of 1438 students is followed from the moment of entrance into SVE until the start of the second year.Read More