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E-mail this pageExiting - Part B Community of Practice


The mission of the Exiting - Part B Community of Practice is to create opportunities for participants to learn from each other about how to improve state and community capacity to prepare all students for successful school completion and successful postschool outcomes such as postsecondary education, employment, and independent living.


The Exiting - Part B Community is a place where state and local administrators, educators, and TA providers can exchange ideas and strategies related to:

  • Reducing dropout rates for students with disabilities.
  • Increasing graduation rates for students with disabilities.
  • Reducing the gap that exists between the graduation rates of students with and without disabilities.
  • Providing successful transition from high school to postsecondary education, meaningful employment, civic engagement, and successful adult community living.
  • Sharing research-based programs, practices, products, and policies that increase student completion rates and improve postschool outcomes.
  • Discussing issues with people in other states who may have solved problems related to exiting.


As a member of the Exiting - Part B Community, you will have many opportunities to learn from colleagues. Here are some of the ways you may participate:

  • Post an article, publication, or information on an upcoming event to the Web site
  • Learn from your colleagues and other valued community members via conference calls and teleseminars
  • Contribute resources and strategies through the listserv
  • Discuss issues with your peers at community-sponsored face-to-face meetings
  • Share the “Next Great Idea” at Roundtable discussions
  • Engage in dialogue with content experts
  • Communicate local success stories and promising practices and learn from your colleagues who are doing innovative work around the country

Join the Community Now!

We hope you visit the Exiting - Part B Community and consider joining us to help youth with disabilities stay on track to graduate high school.

Community Contacts

This Community is facilitated by staff of the National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET), the National Dropout Prevention Center for Students with Disabilities, the Family Network on Disabilities of Florida, and the Parent Information Center of Delaware. For more information regarding this community of practice, please contact:

Donna Johnson
Chris Bremer
Loujeania Bost
National Dropout Prevention Center
for Students with Disabilities
Sherndina Moreland
Family Network on Disabilities of Florida, Inc.
Kathryn Herel
Parent Information Center of Delaware

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National Center on Secondary Education and Transition
Institute on Community Integration
University of Minnesota
6 Pattee Hall
150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis MN 55455
612-624-5659 (phone)
612-624-9344 (fax)

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