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Specialized Competency Areas

In addition to the core competencies, the following specialized competencies are expected of paraprofessionals working in specific positions (early childhood, transition to work, behavior management, academic program assistants, and physical/other health impairments). These were developed during the State Paraprofessional Retreat in January 1998, and were based on the Guiding Principles.

Early Childhood

Job Coach

Behavior Management


New! Developmental Cognitive Disabilities

New! Other Health Disabilities


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