Acting as the primary causal agent in one’s life and making decisions and choices regarding one’s quality of life free from undue external influence or interference.

Self-Determination Skill of the Month

A student’s life after high school will be greatly determined by the self-determination skills they develop. These nine skills empower all individuals to have a “voice” in their lives and move to greater independence. Living a self-determined life means being capable and acting that way daily. Review each skill each month and practice the strategies outlined in each guide throughout your child’s life.