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Implementing Virtual Interview Training for Transition-Age Youth: Practical Strategies for Educators




This column shares strategies for implementing a technology-based intervention within secondary special education transition services. Virtual Interview Training for Transition-Age Youth is a web-based job interview training that uses educational content and virtual hiring managers to help teach job interview skills. Eight support strategies for implementing the training are described. Strategies include prepare for implementation, ensure administrative support, prioritize training and support, address logistical challenges, integrate the program into the curriculum, take advantage of the administrative center, individualize student support, and offer virtual delivery.