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Professional Practices for Paraprofessionals

(3 Hr Module) - $6*

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Gain an awareness of educational liability, ethics, professional responsibilities, and school safety/security procedures. Analyze scenarios to identify appropriate professional practices in school settings. 

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the roles and responsibilities of a paraprofessional.
  • Describe how to provide quality communication opportunities with all stakeholders.
  • Identify the paraprofessional role during instruction.
  • Identify ways to create a positive learning environment.
  • Describe how to adhere to school and classroom safety guidelines.
  • Describe how to maintain professional and ethical behaviors at all times.

Documentation Methods

Participants must document their learning by completing the following summative.

1 Multiple Choice Quiz - Learner demonstrates knowledge of content by selecting the correct answer from the choices provided.

The summative must meet 80% of the established criteria.

Project Team

Author: Aldo Redaelli

Developed by Beacon Educator staff.

Module Last Updated: 2023© 2003-2024 Beacon Educator