ERIC Number: EJ619781
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Ask the Paraprofessionals: What Are Your Training Needs?
Riggs, Cathryn G.
TEACHING Exceptional Children, v33 n3 p78-83 Jan-Feb 2001
This study examined the perceived training needs of school paraprofessionals using a survey of approximately 200 paraprofessionals, analysis of written responses by 150 paraprofessional conference attendees, and interviews with 20 paraprofessionals from several school districts. Respondents expressed a need for training in knowledge of specific disabilities, behavior management, working with other adults, and inclusive practices. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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