DVR believes employment contributes to a person’s ability to live independently and everyone has a right to work. DVR empowers people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment.
Going to College- A Resource For Teens With Disabilities
This Web site contains information about planning for college life with a disability. It’s designed for high school students and provides video clips, activities and additional resources that can help you get a head start in going to college.
Differences Between K-12 and Post Secondary Education
While there are many differences between the K-12 and the post-secondary environment, the following four underlying changes provide many of the challenges experienced by all students. Click on the link for more information and resources.
Legal Rights and Responsibilities for College Students
Summary of Legal Differences Between Secondary and Postsecondary Education
North Thurston School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Civil Rights Coordinator and Title IX Officer: executivedirectorHR@nthurston.k12.wa.us, 360-412-4453; Section 504 Coordinator: Leslie Van Leishout, firstname.lastname@example.org, 306-412-4484. Address for both: 305 College St. NE. Lacey, WA 98516. http://www.nthurston.k12.wa.us/privacypolicy