Life After High School
A Guide for Students With Disabilities and Their FamilieseBook - 2010
"Graduating high school and moving on to further education or the workplace brings with it a whole new set of challenges, and this is especially true for students with disabilities. The authors describe the legal landscape as it applies to students with disabilities in the USA, and how to obtain the proper disability documentation to ensure that the student receives the right support and accommodations in college. Focussing specifically on the issues that affect students with disabilities, they offer advice on everything from dealing with college entrance exams and the college application process, to selecting the right college, visiting the campus, and achieving medical and financial independence away from home."--Publisher's description.
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (269 p.)