Families: The heart of transition
Chapter in Beyond high school: Transition from school to work, edited by F.R. Rusch & J.G. Chadsley.
This text summarizes knowledge from research that focused on reforming secondary special education and high schools and makes recommendations for improving high schools' effectiveness.
Adolescent Development, Agency Cooperation, Articulation (Education), Career Development, Career Education, Career Planning, Coordination, Demonstration Programs, Disabilities, Dropout Prevention, Dropouts, Education Work Relationship, Educational Change, Educational Legislation, Family Involvement, Family Role, Federal Legislation, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, Student Evaluation, Student Participation, Vocational Education, Work Experience Programs
Hanley-Maxwell, C., Pogoloff, S.M., & Whitney-Thomas, J. (1998). Families: The heart of transition. In F.R. Rusch, & J.G. Chadsey (Eds.), Beyond high school: Transition from school to work (pp. 234-264). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth Publishing.