Paraeducator Highly Qualified Training and Testing

This online workshop will consist of SEVEN online sessions. Participants will have 3 weeks to complete the seven topic areas virtually prior to the review and testing. Sessions are both self-paced including scheduled class time. Session topics are relevant to Special Education and Title 1 paraprofessionals. You will be considered Highly Qualified if a passing score is achieved.  

Topics to be covered:

  • Special Education 101 Overview
  • Roles of the Paraprofessional
  • Writing Skills for Paraprofessionals
  • Essential Components of Reading Instruction
  • Effective Instruction In Math
  • Classroom Behavior Management
  • Assistive Technology
*Review and Testing: Both Virtual 

Course Dates: January 11, 2021

Registration Deadline: January 6, 2021

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Attendance: Any Special Education or Title 1 paraprofessional wishing to achieve highly qualified status

For more information, please contact: Christine Sanker at 814-342-0884 extension 3064 or