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AUCD: Poster Symposium 3B: Diversity Topics: Integrating best practices of cultural diversity and linguistic accessibility into an employment training program for young people with disabilities


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Jacy Farkas, MA, ABD, Assistant Director
Sonoran UCEDD


Utilizing technical assistance through the AUCD �Embedding Cultural Diversity and Cultural and Linguistic Competence (CLC)� project, the Sonoran UCEDD evaluated Project SEARCH Arizona curricula to assess current practices and identify areas needing development to improve CLC of the program. A multi-level plan addressing CLC training, curricula, practice and policy across all Project SEARCH Arizona stakeholders was developed. Plan implementation and process utilization for other Sonoran UCEDD programming will be discussed.

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