Paraprofessionals & school-related personnel

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Paraprofessionals & school-related personnel

The report of the AFT's Committee on Paraprofessional Certification provides an overview of the AFT’s position on the role and responsibilities of instructional paraprofessionals and the skills and knowledge required to do this important work.
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