Life-Changing Outcomes for Exceptional Kids

Transitions Program Supported Education Track

The Transitions Program Supported Education Track offers center-based instruction for high school students who require enhanced supports as they transition from high school to their secondary education or workforce.  First Children is a New Jersey Department of Education Approved Clinic and Agency for home instruction and counseling. 

 

Supported Education Track Components:

 

Academic

  • 1:1 support within the college classroom
  • Academic tutoring in all subject areas
  • Build an understanding of accommodations or adaptations needed for independent success
  • Individualized Education Plans/504 plans integrated into the curriculum
  • Cohesive planning with the Child Study Team

 

Career Prep

  • Identification of interest-based careers
  • Develop a training plan designed specifically for the career identified
  • Instruction in, and development of a resume
  • Job sampling and shadowing
  • Technology instruction including social media safety, email, word processing, internet research

 

Executive Functioning Skills Training

  • Organization
  • Time management
  • Task completion
  • Self-regulation
  • Self-monitoring
  • Goal setting
  • Planning skills