Iowa Paraeducator Resources



  • A story of the recipient of the Outstanding Paraeducator Award in Marshaltown, Iowa:

  • The Iowa Department of Education and Kirkwood Community College have graciously allowed us to share thi

  • A video on YouTube of Sheryl Traetow, a paraeducator at Hansen Elementary School in Cedar Falls, Iowa accepting the Education Support Professional of the Year Award from the Iowa State Education A

  • smiling participants from our State Leadership Meeting

    The conference had begun and last tonight leaders from all over the country and world gathered here in Salt Lake City to discuss successes and challenges in their own states and countries, including three visitors from China.

    The last half of the meeting was spent going around the room to hear about good things that were happening with paraprofessional all over the world. There was a lot of information and coordination that came really fast, but here are a few of the notes I was able to write down: