'This training can and should be offered to a wide-range of participants. These include, but are not limited to special and general education teachers, special and general education administrators, transition coordinators, and all related service providers.
Participants will recognize:
1. New York State has developed the Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) standards to prepare all students (not just students with disabilities) to recognize student achievement of their learning standards towards work readiness knowledge and skills. The foundation of the CDOS Commencement Credential are these standards.
2. Students need to be instructed on the CDOS Commencement Level standards in Career Development, Integrated Learning and Universal Foundation Skills. This instruction should be provided through multiple experiences (integrated into the general education setting, during real life experiences, explicitly taught)