Whether the goal is a four-year college or university, community college, technical college, military or joining the workforce, academic advisement from a professional school counselor plays a key part in any student’s transition from high school to post-secondary plans. This is even more important for students with disabilities. This presentation will provide an overview of key details to consider and options for all students when preparing for a successful academic and post-secondary transition plan for students with disabilities.
Dr. Joe Gordon received his Master of Education in School Counseling from Vanderbilt University and his Doctorate of Education in Leadership and Professional Practice from Trevecca Nazarene University. He served as a middle school counselor in Metro Nashville Public Schools for ten years and is currently a Coordinator of School Counseling for MNPS’s Counseling Services Department.