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ISBN-13 9780133057768ISBN-10 0133057763
ISBN-10 0132659824ISBN-13 9780132659826
Author(s): Betty Y. Ashbaker; Jill Morgan
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 240

Designed as a primary text for Associate Degree, certificate, and inservice programs for current and aspiring paraprofessionals in Title I, gifted, or special education programs.

This guide explores the roles and duties of K-12 paraprofessionals in both general education and special education settings.

Using a straight-forward presentation, Paraprofessionals in the Classroom: A Survival Guide, 2/e  covers topics such as behavior, teaching, assessment, and collaboration and outlines how paraprofessionals can support both students and teachers. Grounded in real classroom situations, it also addresses issues such as learner diversity, confidentiality, professionalism, role definition, and self- evaluation. This edition includes more details on supervision, new tactics for behavior management, and tear-out forms designed to help paraprofessionals manage their daily tasks.