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Explore Work-based Learning Experiences with the Special Education Office

Open to: All teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: Work-based learning experiences provide students with access to opportunities that support the development of ‘real-world’ transferable skills that will prepare them for both in-school and community vocational and/or employment experiences. During this session, participants will learn about the work-based learning options available through the Special Education Office and identify key components and requirements of quality work-based programs and experiences. Participants will also explore strategies for supporting students in disclosing their disability and advocating for reasonable workplace accommodations. This opportunity is eligible for CTLE credits

Key dates: Thursday, January 16, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Location: 269 W. 35th St, Room 703, New York, NY 10018.

Registration deadline: January 14.

Take action: Talk the opportunity over with your principal, then:


For more information: Contact the Manhattan Transition and College Access Center:, (212) 609-8491.