Region 1 AEC Training Information


Title: PARAPro
Date & time: October 17, 2017,   10:00am - 3:30pm
Registration: No longer available
Presenter: Teresa Cogar
Topic: Characteristics of ASD
Location: North Chesterfield Library
Who should attend: Paraprofessionals who are required to meet the requirements of Virginia Code Section 22.1-298.3
Description:
Date: Octrober 17
Location: North Chesterfield Library
325 Courthouse Rd
Richmond, VA
Day 2: Oct 24 - TBD
Day 3  Nov 7 - North Chesterfield Library
 
 
Who Should Attend: Paraprofessionals who require training to meet the requirements of Virginia Code Section 22.1-298.3
 
This is the first of a 3 day training. This training provides paraprofessionals who work with students with Autism Spectrum Disorder information and resources on a variety of topics. These topics include: the characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Social Communication, Behavioral Supports, Dignity and Respect, IEP Support, the role of the paraprofessional, as well as building skills to implement teacher-directed instruction. Participants will be provided a manual during the training that will include follow along activities and information. 
 
Participants must complete all 3 days of this training in their entirety to attain certification. Those who do not attend all 3 days will NOT receive a certificate. 
LUNCH is on your own
For more information: Contact Teresa Cogar at tlcogar@vcu.edu