Paraeducator Handbook

The Paraeducator Handbook is for new and experienced paraeducators. It is a resource developed to support paraeducators in their critical role working with students and staff. In addition, teachers can use information from the Paraeducator Handbook in ther role working with paraeducators in their classrooms.

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Handbook Contents:

Washington State Learning Goals
Washington State Core Competencies for Paraeducators
No Child Left Behind Requirements
Roles And Responsibilities of the Paraeducator
Questions to ask the First Week on the Job
Confidentiality And Ethics
Policies and Procedures
Child Development
Behavior Management

Teaming with the Teacher to Assist with Instruction
Effective Instructional Strategies
Working with ELL Students
Special Education
Diversity Within Our Schools
Special Health Care Needs
Preparing For A Substitute