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Amy Salamon, Atlantic Technical Center, Broward County

Broward County High School/High Tech
Career exploration, work-based learning, youth leadership
Center for Independent Living of Broward
4800 North State Road 7, Building F, Suite 102
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33319
(954) 722-6400, (954) 735-0963 TTY 
High School/High Tech serves high school students with all types of disabilities ages 14-22 who are pursuing various diploma options and are interested in technology-related careers.

Broward County Public Schools Adult Curriculum for Community Employment and Social Skills (ACCESS) ACCESS Program
The ACCESS Program is a community-based transition model for 18 to 22 year old students located at Atlantic and Sheridan Technical Colleges. Under the supervision of qualified staff, students learn a variety of work and community skills.
Louis (“Lou”) Ruccolo
Supervisor, ESE Transition Services
School Board of Broward County

Office: (754) 321-3430

Cell:    (954) 804-3267

Fax:    (754) 321-3439

E-mail: louis.ruccolo@browardschools.com

Broward County Public Schools Career Placement Program
Career Placement is a transition model for 18-22 year old students with disabilities located at Sheridan, McFatter, and Atlantic Technical Colleges.  Students in the program must have an interest in paid employment, and be able to navigate the community via public transportation and/or personal car.
Louis (“Lou”) Ruccolo

Supervisor, ESE Transition Services

School Board of Broward County

Office: (754) 321-3430

Cell:    (954) 804-3267

Fax:    (754) 321-3439

E-mail: louis.ruccolo@browardschools.com

Broward County Public Schools Post-Graduate Alternatives for Secondary Students (PASS)
PASS is a community-based transition model located at high schools throughout the Broward County school district for students ages 18 through 22. Each student participates in a curriculum that emphasizes: functional academics, social skills, life skills, community-based instruction, and work experience.
Louis (“Lou”) Ruccolo

Supervisor, ESE Transition Services

School Board of Broward County

Office: (754) 321-3430

Cell:    (954) 804-3267

Fax:    (754) 321-3439

E-mail: louis.ruccolo@browardschools.com

Broward County Public Schools Project WOW (Work Opportunities from Within)
The Project WOW Initiative is a total immersion program which provides vocational training leading to paid employment, including jobs within Broward County Public Schools.  Students are learning clerical and data entry skills, inventory management, vehicle maintenance and repair, countywide mail sorting, distribution, delivery and warehousing skills. The first WOW site was the central bus terminal and the maintenance and logistics departments
Stacy Wolfe, M.S

ESE Transition Team
School Board of Broward County
Office: (754) 321-3430
Cell:   (561) 901-6475

Fax:    (754) 321-3439
E-mail: Stacy.wolfe@browardschools.com

Project SEARCH - High School Transition Program 
Career Exploration in a Health Care Setting
Memorial Hospital Miramar
Broward County Public Schools
Joe Monks, Instructor and Job Coach
(954) 538-5000
joseph.monks@browardschools.com
This one-year program is designed for students with disabilities who have a goal of employment and are in their last year of high school. Students must be at least 18 years old, demonstrate a desire to work, and be able to follow directions. They must also demonstrate social and communication skills, have independent toileting and feeding skills, and meet dress code requirements.

 

 

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