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.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the number of people in the workforce with a disability is on the rise. Read about the statistics, click here.
"Technology Breaks Silence For Nonverbal Students" is written by Yamil Berard from Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS, and published in disabilityscoop. Click here to read about how technology is proving useful for students of
Natalie Szrajer, writer for Myrtle Beach Online, highlights the journey of an individual who is driven, talented, and refuses to be defined by his disability. Jason Silverman has had many
Carly Okyle, Editorial Assistant for Entrepreneur, published an article called "This Program Wants to Help People With Disabilities Become Entrepreneurs," highlighting the journey of two professors who have collaborated to create
Sonja D. Kerr and Julie Foster, writers for The Legal Intelligencer out of Pennsylvania, recently published "Real Wages, Real Work for People With Disabilities." To read the article, click here. The article
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