The NCISI Library is a critical vehicle for sharing up-to-date information on the reforms that are happening within the state and across the country, as well as research and best practices in the area of supported employment and full inclusion of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
The NCISI Library will be updated frequently as new promising practices are identified.
The NCISI Library will also archive videos of consumers, family members and people within the state who have a perspective on improving the lives of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
Michelle Diament, writer for disabilityscoop, released an article around which states across the country are fulfiling their obligations under the IDEA. Reports indicate that less than half of states are
"For Students With Disabilities, Transition From High School Brings Unique Challenges," is an article written by Peter Balonon-Rosen that highlights the state of Massachusetts. Specifically, the states self-advocacy and higher
Vicki Spriggs is a writer for Express-News out of SanAntonio, Texas. Her article, "Lawmakers Act to Improve Foster Care," provides a snapshot of Texas' children service system. Spriggs speaks to
The National Center of Innovation and System Improvement Training Opportunity: Facilitating Person Centered Planning Tools – MAPs & PATHs
These day long face to face training sessions will take place at
Shaun Heasley, writer for Disability Scoop, The Premier Source for Developmental Disability News, recently published "Study Finds Postsecondary Programs Boost Outcomes." This new study suggests that individuals with disabilities who
Disability Scoop released an article on September 8th 2014 titled "Inclusion Rates For Special Education Students Vary By State." The article talks about the environment a child lives in and