Online Training: Autism Spectrum Disorder for Paraprofessionals: Providing Effective Instruction and Supports


VCU Autism Center for Excellence (ACE) offers this course designed to provide paraprofessionals with skills and knowledge needed to support students with an ASD in the school setting. The course will provide an overview of the potential roles and responsibilities the paraprofessional may be asked to deliver. Participants will learn how to carry out their responsibilities while maintaining respect for the students and exhibiting sensitivity to beliefs, values, and cultures.

*This course fulfills the requirement for paraprofessionals in the state of Virginia who serve students with autism spectrum disorder.

This course runs from January 2 - 31, 2018 and is estimated to require 20 contact hours to complete.

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1/2/2018 - 1/31/2017


Autism Spectrum Disorder Curriculum/Instructional Methods Instructional Strategies Paraprofessional Professional Development