Paraeducators are consistent communication partners who can
be powerful extenders to support long-term student goals like independence and
engagement. In this course – which is broken into six 5-minute activities – the
presenter will demonstrate an observational process school SLPs can use to
support effective collaboration with paraeducators to increase students’
generalization of communication skills. Then the presenter will guide you
through actionable steps to put the process into practice and reflect on the
You will be able to:
- Coach a paraeducator on how to
identify communication partner techniques they are already using
What is a micro course?
Designed to fit your busy schedule, micro courses are 30-minute courses that are broken into six 5-minute blocks, two of which are speaker-led and four of which guide you through practicing a new strategy with a client on your current caseload.