The No Child Left Behind Act requires that all Title I Paraeducators are Highly Qualifed.
What does this mean?
In order for a Paraeducator or Substitute Paraeducator to work in a Schoolwide Title I building or in a Title I position you must meet one of the following options:
Bethel School District offers the ETS Parapro Assessment
Washington State Core Competencies
Washington State requires that all Special Education Paraeducators must complete the 14 Core Competencies.
These competencies are available in three groups:
Online training opportunities at: www.paraeducator.com.
For more information regarding the core competencies please call 253.683.6926.