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Credits and References


Enhancing Employment Outcomes – Credits and References

Reference this module as:

Morningstar, M.E., Gaumer Erickson, A., Lattin, D.L. & Wilkerson, D. (2012). Enhancing employment outcomes for youth with disabilities. [Online Training Module]. Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas, Department of Special Education. Retrieved from: www.transitioncoalition.org

All contents Copyright 2012 by the Transition Coalition.


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