Special Populations & Assessments: Paraprofessional Support

For paraprofessionals, assessments are more than just scores; they’re the compass that guides effective support strategies. In this course, you’ll dive into various types of assessments, understanding how they interplay to guide instructional choices. With this knowledge, you’ll be better equipped to align your planning and support efforts with your instructional team.

In this course, you will:

  • Identify common types of assessments used in classroom settings, understanding their relevance to a paraprofessional’s role.
  • Discover how utilizing multiple assessment types can enrich your understanding of student progress and response to instruction.
  • Recognize best practices for assessment administration.

SCECHs Granted


Who should take this course?

Support Staff

What grade level(s) does this course apply to?

High School
Lower Elementary
Middle School
Upper Elementary

Course Vendor

Michigan Virtual