Transition Planning for College-Bound Students with Learning Disabilities

  • Sara Cowen


Transition planning is an exciting process for all college-bound students. The preparation begins prior to the freshman year in high school when students choose their curriculum. Those who choose college preparatory classes will have more options in the 1990s than in the past. The process continues throughout the high-school years. Academic interests, extracurricular activities, hobbies, and work experiences help students identify their interests and aptitudes. High-school counselors help them integrate these into the exploration of career options, which guide them toward choosing a major area of study in college.


Learning Disability Postsecondary Education Learn Disability Transition Planning Career Exploration 
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