Make a Difference: Assist in Special Education Classrooms as a Paraprofessional!

Instructor: Hogan

In this twelve hour course, you will explore the exciting field of special education paraprofessionals, their roles and responsibilities in the classroom, the differences in positions within the CVUSD district and how to apply. Gain essential knowledge and skills for a career as a paraprofessional, including awareness and understanding of various disabilities, best practices, communication, and instructional strategies.

Participants will be provided with support in completing the online application, receive information on the testing process and exam preparation.

Note(s): Those who successfully complete the course will have their skills test waived when applying for a Special Education Paraprofessional position with the Castro Valley Unified School District.
  • Date(s): 9/10-10/1
  • Day(s): Tuesday
  • Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Location: Room 5
  • Sessions: 4 classes
  • Fees: $30
  • Course Code: 650500

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Castro Valley Adult and Career Education

Serving the community since 1969

4430 Alma Avenue
Castro Valley, CA 94546
P: 510-886-1000
F: 510-537-8537
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