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Adult Life, Work

Employment Opportunities for Students

Gain skills and explore career interests through work readiness programs for youth.

Adult Life, Work


ACCES-VR provides job search, educational, and independent living services and supports that help people with disabilities achieve and maintain employment.

Adult Life, Advocacy, Transition Planning

Disability Laws: High School vs. Post-Secondary School

Learn about the differences between the laws that protect young people with disabilities as they transition from high school to adulthood.

Special Education, Transition Planning

NYC High School Credentials

This credential (formerly IEP Diploma) recognizes students’ skills and prepares them for work opportunities.

K-12, Special Education, Transition Planning

NYC High School Diploma Options

Explore what is required to earn Regents, local, and High School Equivalency diplomas.

Adult Life, Work


Learn about services from the NYS Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD).

College, Special Education, Transition Planning

Transition Timeline

Here is a checklist to prepare young people to transition from age 12 to postsecondary life.

Adult Life, Special Education, Transition Planning

General Educational Development Test: Return of the GED

Formerly the TASC Exam, and now back to the GED, young adults may take the General Educational Development Test (GED) to earn a high school equivalency diploma.

K-12, Special Education

What Families Should Know About School Busing