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Ch 8: Transition Planning for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Learn something new or review what you already know about transition planning for students with autism spectrum disorder with this interesting chapter. To help you study for an important test, we've put together these short lessons and quizzes for you to review at your convenience.

Transition Planning for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder - Chapter Summary

In this comprehensive study guide, you'll find information about transition planning for students with autism spectrum disorder. Just a few of the subjects covered here include templates for IEP transition plans, special education plans and transition portfolios. After you've worked through these lessons, you should be able to:

  • Discuss transition planning and its importance in special education
  • Define transition domains as they're used in special education
  • Outline transition plans for students with autism into high school
  • Explain how adulthood transition plans can be used for students with autism
  • Follow IEP transition plan templates
  • Identify the use of transition portfolios for students with disabilities
  • Utilize special education transition plans from middle school to high school

You'll have confidence in these subjects ahead of a test or as you finish your homework when you work through our expertly designed lessons. Look for a short quiz provided with each one that you can use to assess your understanding and learn more about what you need to study. These learning materials are available to you 24 hours a day on any mobile phone, tablet or computer.

7 Lessons in Chapter 8: Transition Planning for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
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Transition Planning & Special Education

1. Transition Planning & Special Education

In this lesson, we'll cover the basics of transition planning for special education students, including what teachers need to do to make sure their students are ready to enter the adult world.

Transition Domains for Special Education

2. Transition Domains for Special Education

This lesson will help you create the transition planning part of your student's Individual Education Plan. You'll explore the components that are required in the transition plan, then you can test your knowledge of transition plans with a brief quiz.

Transition Planning to High School for Students with Autism

3. Transition Planning to High School for Students with Autism

Helping students with autism get ready to transition to high school can be challenging, so it is important to consider it carefully. This lesson discusses some of the things you can do to ease this complex transition.

Adulthood Transition Planning for Students with Autism

4. Adulthood Transition Planning for Students with Autism

Helping students with autism transition out of school and toward adulthood can be challenging, but it is an important part of supporting them. This lesson discusses some of the issues related to adulthood transition planning.

IEP Transition Plan Template

5. IEP Transition Plan Template

Transitioning students out of the special education system can be rewarding but also challenging. This lesson provides a template for creating an IEP transition plan to help outline the steps in writing.

Transition Portfolios for Students with Disabilities

6. Transition Portfolios for Students with Disabilities

At some point, every student with an IEP will leave the formal educational system. This lesson will help you understand how to ease their transition by creating a portfolio that shows who they are and what they need.

Special Education Transition Plans from Middle School to High School

7. Special Education Transition Plans from Middle School to High School

This lesson will help you plan the transition from middle school to high school for your students with special needs. You'll explore the components that are required in the transition plan, then you can test your knowledge of transition with a short quiz.

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