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Looking for a summary? Info Briefs describe policy, practice, or research on critical issues and challenges facing the workforce development system in serving youth. Research Briefs consolidate references to key published resources on a given area of focus.

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Families and College and Career Readiness: What Schools Can Do to Engage Families in the Individualized Learning Plan (ILP) Process

Sep 18, 2014 Publication
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Information Brief on family engagement in the implementation of students’ Individualized Learning Plans (ILPs) as part of an overall career development strategy.

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An African American family with two children sit on the stairs in their home.

Understanding the New Vision for Career Development: The Role of Family

Mar 03, 2014 Publication
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InfoBrief introducing families to the phases of career development, highlighting the Individualized Learning Plan as a relevant tool, and offering strategies for family involvement.

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A diverse group of college students sit outside on their campus' library steps

Youth Development and Leadership: Opportunities to Develop Connecting Competencies

This is a brief providing practical examples of promising and exemplary youth programs offering youth development and leadership opportunities helping youth develop Connecting competencies.

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Youth Development and Leadership Opportunities to Develop Thriving Competencies

This is a brief providing practical examples of promising and exemplary youth programs offering youth development and leadership opportunities helping youth develop Thriving competencies.

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A diverse group of five graduates

Using Individualized Learning Plans to Produce College and Career Ready High School Graduates

Feb 03, 2013 Publication
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InfoBrief identifying strategies of the Universal Design for Learning model educators can use to prepare students with disabilities for transition to postsecondary and work.

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A male youth studies at home.

The Guideposts for Success: A Framework for Families Preparing Youth for Adulthood

Sep 08, 2012 Publication
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This InfoBrief examines how the Guideposts for Success can be used as a framework from which families of youth with disabilities can consider the support needs of their youth during the transition planning process.

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