Developing Communication Skills

Life Centered Career Education Personal-Social Skills

This week’s Tool helps students who are preparing for college understand that communication involves not only what they say, but how they say it, to whom, and when.

Colleges expect students to handle all aspects of their lives on campus without assistance from their parents. Students need to be prepared to speak for themselves on a variety of fronts. Parents and teachers can use this Tool to help support students practice effective communication skills.

This Tool of the Week comes from 7 Steps for Success: High School to College Transition Strategies for Students With Disabilities.

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