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podcast icon NY Secondary Transition Podcasts

These podcasts feature practitioners from New York State schools discussing how they approach and implement work-based learning. They serve as an introduction to some of the concepts further explored in the WBL video series.

SD/IEP 1: Teaching the Teachers: The Student-Directed IEP Training Series

Kate Ferguson led a week long training for teachers and administrators to help empower students to find their voices and take charge of their lives, Individualized Education Programs (IEP), and education paths. She describes how students learned about their strengths and needs and their IEP. They also learned how to communicate those needs to teachers in order to advocate for themselves. Similarly, teachers learned from students what their needs were and how to create a positive educational environment where student can achieve success.



What is a Podcast?

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