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Michigan 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 Michigan State Department of Education
Department of Education Paraeducator Webpages Not Found
Education Statute
*Effort was made to provide the most direct link to paraeducator policy.
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Hiring Qualifications Michigan Administrative Rules for Special Education (MARSE)
See Section: R 340.1793 Paraprofessional personnel; qualifications.
Standards/Guidelines Not Found
Paraeducator Title(s)
*Found on State DOE Website or in
State Education Statute.
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Other Paraeducator Titles Bilingual Aides, Health Care Aides, Instructional Aides, Program Assistants, Special Education Paraprofessional, Teacher Aide
Paraeducator Handbooks Guidelines for the Michigan Paraprofessional Portfolio Assessment

Effectively Utilizing and Supporting Paraprofessionals
Paraeducator Training Programs Coming Soon!
Other State Resources/Webpages Not Found