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Diplomas Remain Elusive For Many With Disabilities

 by Shaun Heasley via Disability Scoop Graduation rates for students with disabilities remain far behind their typically-developing peers, with a new report finding that in some states fewer than half of those in special education earn a diploma. Nationwide, 64.6 percent of... Continue Reading 

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Employment

Curious about the Employment First initiative?

Watch this video to learn more about ODEP’s Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program (EFSLMP): https://youtu.be/jsjStFWVkgs  

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Autism

Most With Autism Steer Clear Of Driving

via DisabilityScoop Though the majority of young people with high-functioning autism choose not to get behind the wheel, new research suggests that a substantial number seek the independence that driving offers. In the first large study to look at driver’s licensing rates... Continue Reading 

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