Paraprofessional Testing

The ParaPro Assessment measures the skills and knowledge in Reading, Writing and Mathematics possessed by prospective and practicing paraprofessionals. It also measures their ability to apply those skills and Knowledge when assisting in classroom instruction.

What is a Paraprofessional?

A paraprofessional educator, alternatively known as a Para-Pro, Instructional Assistant, Teacher's Aide or Classroom Assistant, is a teaching-related position within a school generally responsible for specialized or concentrated assistance for students in elementary and secondary schools.

The cost of the Paraprofessional Test is $70 and is given on an individual basis. There is also a study guide and practice test that can be checked out for a week.

To set up an appointment for testing or ask questions, call Lynn at the Regional Office of Education #26 at (309) 575-3226.

Resources

 Steps for Paraprofessional License Application

 ParaPro Assessment Study Guide

 ParaPro Practice Test