PrAACtical Resources: Beyond High School

April 24, 2023 by - Leave your thoughts

PrAACtical Resources: Beyond High School
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One of the most exciting trends in higher education is a movement to support the inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities on college campuses. In today’s post, we’re sharing a resource that is not specific to AAC but may be of interest to many readers.

Think College is a program of the Institute for Community Inclusion at the University of Massachusetts in Boston. They are a national technical assistance, research, and evaluation center dedicated to developing, expanding, and improving higher education options for students with intellectual disabilities. Think College addresses four main areas: raising awareness, increasing post-secondary options, conducting research on best practices, and providing training.

Here are some of the ways they can be helpful.

There is a lot more to explore on this topic on their website

Hat tip to Mike Hipple for alerting us to this powerful organization.

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This post was written by Carole Zangari

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