Washington State Paraeducator Certificates


Session Abstract

The keynote will highlight the state of Washington’s new paraeducator professional development and career ladder programs. These include new minimum employment requirements, paraeducator standards of practice, and paraeducator certificates. Additionally, the presentation will overview the creation of the Paraeducator Board and the upcoming pilot. Further takeaways may discuss the need for stakeholder engagement, paraeducator outreach efforts, and more.


Jack Busbee