Paraeducator Generalist - ONLINE
Due to the COVID-19 recommendations, this class will be moved to an all ONLINE format. Sessions will be conducted using Zoom on the dates and times listed. Please contact Lisa Walker at email@example.com with questions. Thank you!
The Paraeducator Generalist Certificate course is a 90-hour program developed to train individuals to work under the supervision of teachers or other licensed personnel in the classroom setting. The training includes six competencies defined by the BoEE to cover the vital skills needed for a paraeducator to be successful in the classroom. The six competencies include Foundations, Learning Environment, Content and Instruction, Emotional and Behavioral, Professional Relationships and Ethical and Professional Practice. The program will be offered as a hybrid course with face-to-face sessions and online work. Students are expected to attend 100% of the face-to-face classes and must have access to a computer/internet outside of class time in order to take the courses. Student also must complete a ten hour practicum at a school under the supervision of a licensed educator.