Differences Between K-12 and Postsecondary Education

Although there are certain rights for students with disabilities in both secondary and postsecondary educational settings, there are subtle differences that can affect the planning and pursuing of education for these settings. The University of Washington made this article to compare the legal, social, and academic differences students will face in high school and in college. Suitable for transitioning students and their parents, to discuss with an IEP team or other family members for transition planning.

Link: https://depts.washington.edu/uwdrs/differences-between-k-12-and-postsecondary-education/