|aby Richard G. Luecking ; with invited contributors.
|aThe way to work :|bhow to facilitate work experiences for youth in transition /|cby Richard G. Luecking ; with invited contributors.
|aBaltimore, Md. :|bPaul H. Brookes Pub.,|cc2009.
|axix, 223 p. :|bill. ;|c26 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aWork-based learning and work experiences as indispensable educational tools -- Setting the stage for quality work experiences -- Planning for work experiences / Richard G. Luecking and George P. Tilson -- Work experience and disability disclosure / Richard G. Luecking, Christy Stuart, and LaVerne A. Buchanan -- Supporting families to support work experience / Richard G. Luecking and Karen Leggett -- Workplace partners : strategies for finding and recruiting employers -- Workplace partners : strategies for retaining effective employer participation -- Supporting youth in the workplace / Richard G. Luecking and George P. Tilson -- Workplace mentors for youth workers / Richard G. Luecking and Meredith Gramlich -- Connecting with professional and agency partners to foster and sustain work success -- The pursuit of quality work-based learning.
|aYouth with disabilities|xEmployment|zUnited States.
This practical guide helps educators, transition specialists, and employment specialists facilitate individualized, person-centered work experiences and jobs for high school students and young adults with a wide range of disabilities.