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The Road Ahead: Transition to Adult Life for Persons With Disabilities ed. by K. Storey, P. Bates, and D. Hunter

The Road Ahead: Transition to Adult Life for Persons With Disabilities ed. by K. Storey, P.... EDUCATION AND TREATMENT OF CHILDREN Vol. 37, No. 1, 2014 Storey, K., Bates, P., & Hunter, D. (Eds.). (2008). The Road Ahead: Transition to Adult Life for Persons With Disabilities (2nd ed.). Available from http://www.trninc.com. $39.00. Reviewed by Matthew T. Brodhead, Department of Special Education and Rehabilitation, Utah State University. The Road Ahead: Transition to Adult Life for Persons With Disabilities, edited by Story, Bates, and Hunter, provides a comprehensive overview of effective strategies for preparing individuals with disabilities for adulthood. With 11 chapters, The Road Ahead covers a wide range of topics that are applicable for parents, care-givers, and other members of the student's support team, making it an excellent introductory text for those unfamiliar with the transition process and a great book for educators interested in catching up on research-based strategies. In each chapter, authors address common questions that arise during the transition planning process, from childhood to adulthood, and they provide comprehensive lists of best practice techniques. Each chapter also includes descriptive case studies that help illustrate important concepts. Researchers may also find The Road Ahead a useful text, as each chapter addresses gaps in the research literature and provides a list of future research http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Education and Treatment of Children West Virginia University Press

The Road Ahead: Transition to Adult Life for Persons With Disabilities ed. by K. Storey, P. Bates, and D. Hunter

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EDUCATION AND TREATMENT OF CHILDREN Vol. 37, No. 1, 2014 Storey, K., Bates, P., & Hunter, D. (Eds.). (2008). The Road Ahead: Transition to Adult Life for Persons With Disabilities (2nd ed.). Available from http://www.trninc.com. $39.00. Reviewed by Matthew T. Brodhead, Department of Special Education and Rehabilitation, Utah State University. The Road Ahead: Transition to Adult Life for Persons With Disabilities, edited by Story, Bates, and Hunter, provides a comprehensive overview of effective strategies for preparing individuals with disabilities for adulthood. With 11 chapters, The Road Ahead covers a wide range of topics that are applicable for parents, care-givers, and other members of the student's support team, making it an excellent introductory text for those unfamiliar with the transition process and a great book for educators interested in catching up on research-based strategies. In each chapter, authors address common questions that arise during the transition planning process, from childhood to adulthood, and they provide comprehensive lists of best practice techniques. Each chapter also includes descriptive case studies that help illustrate important concepts. Researchers may also find The Road Ahead a useful text, as each chapter addresses gaps in the research literature and provides a list of future research

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Education and Treatment of ChildrenWest Virginia University Press

Published: Jan 25, 2014

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