Testing Dates: (please arrive by 8:45am)
August 18, 2016 9:00am
September 22, 2016 9:00am
October 27, 2016 9:00am
December 1, 2016 9:00am
January 19, 2017 9:00am
February 23, 2017 9:00am
March 30, 2017 9:00am
For general information for the ParaPro assessment, please contact: Dori Dunbar, Records Specialist
Dori DunbarLearning Resource Center510 South Palm AveHowey-in-the Hills, FL 34737352-253-6897
ParaPro Assessment Study Guide, Test Codes 0755 and 1755Practice & Review, The Praxis Series
www.ets.org Educational Testing Service 609-921-9000
The Para-to-Teacher Support Program provides financial assistance for paraprofessionals who are currently working in Florida’s public schools, to earn a bachelor’s degree in special education, deaf education, or visual disabilities. The program will provide up to $700 per course for tuition support through annual funding from the Florida Department of Education, Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services. Upon completion of the program, the participant agrees to teach students with disabilities in a Florida public school.
In order to be accepted into the Para-to-Teacher Support Program, the applicant must meet all of the following criteria:
Applicants must submit a complete application to the state Para-to-Teacher Project Director. Additionally, the participant must pass all portions of the General Knowledge Test by the end of the first semester of admittance to the program (unless otherwise specified by the participating institution of higher education).