Program for Independence

Program for Independence is a two period Tutorial which supports students' social and academic needs. The purpose of this program is to foster essential skills such as independence, communication, interpersonal skills, and social awareness. This program was developed to be highly structured and incorporate visual teaching. Students also take advantage of social work, speech, and occupational therapy services within the time allowed. By setting students up for success they will have reduced stress, more comfort throughout their everyday lives, greater independence, and more successful learning opportunities during the school day.