It could be assumed that having a one-on-one paraprofessional
would be beneficial for the student with a disability because of the increased level of adult proximity.
Provide with your bid a training agenda for substitute paraprofessionals
After graduating from high school, she became a paraprofessional
working mainly with Latino children at elementary schools.
In view of this, this study attempts to identify the key factors of motivation for paraprofessional
His Individual Education Program (IEP) indicated that, when special services were provided in the resource room and the general education classroom, he had the one-on-one assistance of a paraprofessional
The author states that this book is not meant to be a "how to guide" for paraprofessionals
, but rather a means of showing certified teachers and paraprofessionals
that they can be a strong, effective team in the inclusive classroom.
Although IDEA 2004 does not address the paraprofessional
's role, both Parts B and C specify that paraprofessionals
be provided with training and supervision.
Students with more significant behavioral and cognitive disabilities, however, are frequently included in general education classrooms only if they can be provided with the support of a full-time paraprofessional
(Giangreco, Broer, & Edelman, 1999).
How much training has Daniel's paraprofessional
While states struggle to retain qualified teachers, they have managed to provide help by hiring paraprofessionals
The National Clearinghouse, developed by the Paraprofessional
Healthcare Institute in cooperation with the Direct Care Alliance, conducts surveys and studies analyzing workforce issues such as recruitment and training, career ladders, staffing ratios, wage pass-throughs, and other vehicles for ensuring a quality working environment for direct-care workers.
Although this change is the consequence of various factors, including the shortage of professionally qualified staff, budget cuts, declassification and the emergence of other professional and paraprofessional
groups, social work's declining involvement in advocacy is a significant factor.
LTC workers--nursing assistants and home care aides--provide most of the direct care in nursing homes and home care.
Branch libraries tend to rely heavily on student and paraprofessional
employees  to refer, or even to answer, reference questions.
The chapters in Part Two contain handy worksheets and forms the paraprofessional
can use as aids in various situations, in working on skills, analyzing problem behavior, preparing for student planning meetings, and determining the amount of caregiver support necessary.