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Resource: Improving Outcomes for Youth with Disabilities in Juvenile Corrections

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Education, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)

This toolkit includes evidence- and research-based practices, tools, and resources that educators, families, facilities, and community agencies can use to better support and improve the long-term outcomes for youth with disabilities in juvenile correctional facilities. The toolkit focuses on four key areas identified as part of an OSEP-sponsored focus group series on juvenile corrections: facility-wide practices, educational practices, transition and re-entry practices, and community and interagency practices. Learn more.