Community-Based Instruction

Sawtelle Learning Center provides students with a Community Based Instruction program designed to allow students to practice and learn skills and behaviors in the natural environment.  In-school and off-site volunteer and work experiences prepare students for life post-graduation.
  • Weekly visits to the grocery store and out to lunch
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Recreation experiences
  • Travel training including New Jersey Transit
  • Transition coordinator
  • Structured Learning Experiences adhering to NJ Student Learning Standards
  • Job coaching/Supportive Employment Opportunities
  • Off-site volunteer and work experiences
  • Comprehensive planning for transition to adult services
  • Transition parent guide