CREC Resource Group
About Paraeducator Certificate Program
This online five-course program of study, provided in conjunction with Charter Oak State College, is designed for aspiring or practicing paraeducators interested in obtaining college credit. Learning outcomes, based on the National Paraeducators Standards, include: behavior techniques, communication, legal issues, instructional strategies, and roles and responsibilities. Upon completion of the five three-credit courses, participants will receive a certificate from Charter Oak State College and may apply these credits toward other programs, including associate's or bachelor's degrees.