Supporting Literacy in the Classroom: The Paraeducator’s Role
Utah Special Educator
Utah Personnel Development Center
Paraeducators can provide a valuable instructional service to the special education teaching team. Their effectiveness increases as their knowledge and skills increase and as schools offer them training, support and respect.
Likins, M. & Erlacher, J.C. (2005) Supporting Literacy in the Classroom: The Paraeducator’s Role. Utah Special Educator, 26, (2), 60-61.