invited to participate in a study being conducted by the University of Oregon’s
College of Education. This study will explore parent involvement and transition planning with parents and caregivers who have a
14-25 year old student receiving special education services. You are being asked to participate in
this survey because of the unique perspective that you have as a parent of a
secondary-aged student with a disability.
recognition of your contributions to research we would like to offer you the
opportunity to be compensated by including your name in a drawing, which will
be held at the close of the survey. The drawing will be for:
One (1) iPad mini and
- Six (6) $20 gift cards to Amazon.com
be redirected to an entry form after completing the survey to be entered into
the drawing. One entry per person.
you participate in this study, there are several things that you should know.
Your participation is voluntary. You are also free to stop your involvement in
the project at any time. You do not have to answer any questions that make you
uncomfortable. Data from this survey is anonymous and will be stored in a
password-protected on-line survey software account as well as the Project
Directors’ password-protected laptop. All records of the survey will be
destroyed within 5 years of the completion of the project. The research team
will not share your information with anyone else. Although you may not benefit
individually from completing the survey, it is important that you know that you
are providing input that will impact the lives of transition age youth with
disabilities and their families.
Click here to begin the survey
this stage of the study, you will be asked to fill out an anonymous 15-25
minute online survey. If you have any questions regarding this study,
you may contact the project director Kara Hirano (541) 346-3585 at the
University of Oregon If you have any questions about your rights to participate
in the study, call Research Compliance Services at the University of Oregon,