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ParaPro Assessment

ParaPro Assessment Review Class

This class is designed to assist students who are preparing to take the ParaPro Assessment. Instruction, review, and practice are provided in requisite reading, mathematics and writing skills.

$60 + $5 Registration Fee

Please see our CWCE Brochure for course details.

Information about RI Teacher Assistant Qualifications

ParaPro Assessment

The ParaPro Assessment measures the reading, writing and basic math competencies of practicing and prospective paraprofessionals. In accordance with the No Child Left Behind Act, the ParaPro Assessment can be used to certify teacher’s aides and assistants in the instruction of these subjects to school children. CCRI now offers the internet-based version of the test.

Identification requirements

You must present acceptable photo identification. An acceptable identification must include your name, photograph and signature. Acceptable identification includes:

  • a current valid photo driver’s license.
  • a photo employment ID.
  • a current valid passport.
  • military identification.
  • a photo student ID accompanied by an additional photo or signature ID (photo credit cards or check cashing cards).

More information about the ParaPro Assessment

NOTE: All test takers requesting any accommodations must register by mail through ETS Disability Services: http://www.ets.org/parapro/disabilities/.

Internet-based Test Schedule

Important Information: Guidelines for Candidates

$65 (no registration fee applies)

50252 TCHR-5100-153 Thursday, 6-9p.m. May 1, 2014 Lincoln

50648 TCHR-5100-156 Tuesday, 6-9p.m. May 13, 2014 Lincoln

50751 TCHR-5100-157 Wednesday, 6-9p.m. May 21, 2014 Lincoln

50752 TCHR-5100-158 Wednesday, 6-9p.m. June 4, 2014 Lincoln

More information on how to register

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Last Updated: 4/23/14