2015 Employment Skill Building Grants!
We are pleased to award our 2015 Employment Skill Building Grants to the programs listed below.
These grants are designed to assist teachers and ancillary staff working with high school and post-secondary students who have an ASD eligibility in providing opportunities for their students to build and expand the skills needed to become valuable employees.
Bloomfield High School - Work based learning gardening program
Jardon Vocational School - Laser printer for social stories and supports
Lake Orion High School - PAES lab store supplies
Rochester Community Schools - Workplace interaction curriculum
Novi Post Secondary - Assessment of functional living skills curriculum
Excel Employment Options - Job readiness and daily living training
Southfield Lathrup - Technical equipment to augment laundry program
Macomb Academy - Job interview training curriculum
Ferndale Post Secondary - New shredders to augment shredding business
Pontiac ASD Program - Community based field trips
Royal Oak ASD Program - Create a kitchen planter micro-business
Birmingham ASD Program - Expand dog biscuit business into community
Adams Adult Transition - Pre-vocational skills equipment and curriculum