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Improving K-12 education for students on the autism spectrum in Montgomery County, MD

Transition

Autism Internet Modules (AIM): Preparing Individuals for Employment

Research has shown poor employment outcomes for individuals with autism. This one-hour module explains strategies to support persons with autism in the transition process from school to employment so they have an opportunity for a better outcome. (You must create a free account in order to access the modules. Click here to create an account. Click here to access the list of modules.

National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET)

NCSET coordinates national resources and disseminates information related to secondary education and transition for youth with disabilities in order to create opportunities for youth to achieve successful futures. Their website offers a wealth of information including parent briefs, e-newsletters, and links to affiliated websites and related research.

Organization for Autism Research (OAR): Finding Your Way: A College Guide for Students on the Spectrum

OAR's Guide to Navigating College was written to help prospective and current college students with Autism Spectrum Disorder become better prepared for college life and academics. This guide addresses the unique challenges that students with autism may face in the college setting, and provides information, guidance, and resources to prepare and empower students to overcome these challenges. The guide is available for download at the OAR website.

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