What can you do to help your child prepare for life after high school? Here is a list of activities you can work on together:

Study your child’s IEP and make sure that transition plans and measurable postsecondary goals are based on your child’s individual strengths, needs, preferences, and interests. Does the IEP truly reflect your child’s hopes and dreams?

Consider summer employment/ volunteer experience

Explore community leisure activities

Participate in vocational evaluations

Obtain driver's training & license

Explore transportation/mobility strategies