Paraeducator Information and Resources

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About the Para Pro Assessment

The ParaPro Assessment is a test for paraprofessionals adopted by the Educational Testing Service (ETS) that can be used by states and school districts to comply with the NCLB.
The Intenet Based Assessment is available by appointment only at the following locations:

For more information regarding the Internet-Based ParaPro Assessment, including study materials, please visit:

City Organization Contact Information
Hartford Capitol Region Education Council (CREC) Flor De Hoyos
CREC ParaPro Assessment test dates
Litchfield EdAdvance Linda Coscia
Participants can call Foothills Adult Education at 1(800)300-4781, ext. 126 to schedule their exam date, or visit the website. EdAdvance tries its best to accommodate scheduling needs.
Old Lyme LEARN, a Regional Educational Service Center Yvonne Tobey
(860)434-4800, ext. 167
Online registration
Sterling Sterling School District Beverly Boyd
Woodstock Woodstock Academy Dr. Michael Harten, Academic Dean
(860)928-6575, ext. 1107

Professional Development

The following providers offer paraeducator professional development. Please see their corresponding sites for additional information.