The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment is launching their next Connecting Families Online Dialogue starting Monday, January 26 and running through Friday, February 6, 2015. This online dialogue on Families, Disabilities and Post-Secondary Success is for the families of students/young adults with disabilities who are currently or were recently enrolled in a post-secondary education program (e.g., certificate, apprenticeship, community college, college).
To participate, family members can register here and post their comments beginning Monday morning at 8 a.m. EST. Once registered families will be prompted regarding when subject-specific experts will be providing feedback on the topics of
- Postsecondary Academics
- Preparing for Employment
- Physical and Emotional Well-Being
- Access, Equity & Accommodations
- Using Technology
- Building Self Determination
Don’t miss your chance to join the conversation: The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) wants your input through this “virtual town hall” where you’ll be able to share your ideas and insights on ways that post-secondary institutions and other providers can better assist you in supporting your student’s educational and employment success. Register now and start chiming in on Monday morning!