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New Jersey 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 New Jersey State Department of Education
Department of Education Paraeducator Webpages Highly Qualified Staff: Paraprofessional
Education Statute
*Effort was made to provide the most direct link to paraeducator policy. 
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Hiring Qualifications NCLB Requirements for Title I Paraprofessionals Frequently Asked Questions

Highly Qualified Staff (Look under Paraprofessional)
Standards/Guidelines Not Found
Paraeducator Title(s)
*Found on State DOE Website or in
State Education Statute.
Other Paraeducator Titles Instructional Aide, Teacher Aide, Nonprofessional School Employee, Special Education Paraprofessional
Paraeducator Handbooks The New Jersey Paraprofessional
Performance/Portfolio Assessment
Paraeducator Training Programs Coming Soon!
Other State Resources/Webpages Not Found