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Section IV

So What Do I Need to Think About Anyway?

(The Service System and Transition)

This section provides user-friendly information on potential and desired post-school outcomes. The discussion emphasizes what needs to occur while the student is still in school in order to achieve those outcomes. Although it is impossible to include all the information needed to reach every outcome, this section is divided into seven areas and discusses and details the most common services, resources, and examples. Each sub-section includes a purpose (why the topic is being introduced), an introduction to a variety of options, and a checklist for the areas of concern. The key areas include: