Project SEARCH Program Begins 6th Year

On August 19, 2021, Colonial IU 20 welcomed the class of 2021-2022 that will be completing an internship at Kalahari Resorts through the Project SEARCH program. The Orientation Day included protocols and expectations for the program and a tour of Kalahari with special focus on internship areas. Attendees included: students and their families, Kalahari representatives, district administrators, CIU 20 representatives, and other local agencies.
Project SEARCH is a one year training program for young adults with disabilities to gain work experience and obtain competitive employment in their communities.
Ms. Jones-Baur, CIU 20 Transition Program Specialist, assists a family with Project SEARCH documentation.
Mr. Messinger, CIU 20 Project SEARCH Teacher, introduces this year's interns to former interns / current Kalahari employees.