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Massachusetts Paraeducator Career Data

Paraeducator Career Data By State Map

The Paraeducator Career Map houses a variety of paraeducator related data, including policy guidelines, standards and requirements for each of the 50 states (if they exist and are readily available). Current information was collected through internet searches of state department of education websites and other national websites targeting state resources. In some cases, data was also collected and/or verified through phone calls to state department of education staff or others who work in the field.

Department of Education Massachusetts State Department of Education
Department of Education Paraeducator Webpages "Massachusetts: aMAzing Educators
Education Statute
*Effort was made to provide the most direct link to paraeducator policy.
Massachusetts Education Laws and Regulations
Hiring Qualifications aMAzing Educators Requirements and Licensure for Instructional Paraprofessionals

Massachusetts Policies for Instructional Paraprofessionals in Title I Programs
Standards/Guidelines Not Found
Paraeducator Title(s)
*Found on State DOE Website or in State Education Statute.
Other Paraeducator Titles Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTA), Classroom Paraprofessional, Community Field Coordinators, Health Paraprofessional, Instructional Assistant Trainees, Instructional Paraprofessional, Library, Security, Surround Care
Paraeducator Handbooks Not Found
Paraeducator Training Programs Coming Soon!
Other State Resources/Webpages Not Found