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Webinar Wednesday: Update on Services for Students With Disabilities Exploring The World of Work

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Webinar Wednesday: Update on Services for Students With Disabilities Exploring The World of Work

Description: Join us as we discuss updates to the Pre-Employment Training Services (Pre-ETS) program in New Jersey. Under the Work Incentive Opportunity Act, student can receive Job Exploration Counseling; Work-based learning experiences, which may include in-school, after school, or community based opportunities; Counseling on opportunities for enrollment in comprehensive transition or postsecondary educational programs at IHEs (Institutions of Higher Education); Workplace readiness training to develop social skills and independent living; and Instruction in self advocacy, including peer mentoring.

Learn how your student can participate in this program at their school as a part of their Transition Services, how to request the Pre-ETS in the IEP meeting, and how to prepare for exploring career options in the world of work.

Speaker:
Cheri R. Thompson, MS Program Planning & Development Specialist 1 NJ Department of Labor & Workforce Development
Contact Information:
Planning For Adult Life
732-828-0972