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Document Number: 10755

Improving College and Career Readiness for Students with Disabilities - While high school and college-going rates for disabled students have improved, more could be done. Researchers recommend states encourage schools to raise expectations, increase information concerning postsecondary and career options, increase the availability of knowledgeable counselors, ensure all students are served by well-trained teachers prepared to support individual needs, help district and school staff to better use data to inform instruction and provide multiple pathways to success after high school. (Betsy Brand, Andrew Valent, Louis Danielson; American Institutes for Research, 2013)...


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