Book Title: Engaging and Empowering Families in Secondary Transition
Publisher: Council Exceptional Children (CEC)
Author: Donna L. Wandry and Amy M. Pleet
An expanded follow-up to a CEC bestseller, this guide includes tools for assessing families and practitioners engagement in practices that promote positive post-school outcomes for youth with disabilities. Engaging and Empowering Families in Secondary Transition: A Practitioners Guide gives schools and agencies planning tools and practical strategies to foster family partnerships in five dimensions: collaborators in the IEP process; instructors in their youths emergent independence; peer mentors; evaluators and decision-makers; and systems-change agents.