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ERIC Number: EJ498432
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0162-6620
Multicultural Perspectives in the Classroom: Professional Preparation for Educational Paraprofessionals.
Harper, Victoria
Action in Teacher Education, v16 n3 p66-78 Fall 1994
Paraprofessionals often represent the closest linking of language and culture between communities and schools, taking the lead in teaching second-language learners. Their lack of professional education can create situations where the neediest children are served by the least prepared adults. The article suggests a professional career ladder for paraprofessionals. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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