Reflections,Lessons, and Setbacks: What Paraeducators Need Now
This session will serve as a historical perspective of paraeducator employment, training and supervision . Where we are, where we have been and where we are headed. Although it will focus on national issues, it will examine what we have learned in Washington State, concerning paraeducator training and the need for federal,state and local legislative action. It will highlight several court cases of national significance for continued advocacy.