Learning Crisis (3) Vocational Education for Students with Disabilities : From the Campaign of Essential Workers to the Concept of Essential Functions

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Wakaba Hamamatsu
Kuniomi Shibata


vocational educagtion, essential functions, Manakiki


The difference in attention for Essential Functions arises from vocational perspective between the US and Japan. Lack of knowing what skills are important for jobs could lead to a Vocational Education Crisis for students with disabilities in Japan. We explored the possibility of using online tools to provide vocational education.

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