ACC COVID-19 Update

Austin Community College campuses remain closed until April 13. Spring classes resume online March 30. All face-to-face instruction and services are suspended until further notice.

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ParaEducator Institute

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Course Description

Provides general preparation for instructional aides by the ''No Child Left Behind'' legislation. Day 1 covers Working Together Successfully; Day 2 covers Learning Styles and Instructional Process; and Day 3 covers Reading, Writing, and Math. Assessments are performance-based and take place throughout the course. Successful participants may earn a ParaEducator Statement of Completion for employment. Sack Lunch requested. STUDENTS MUST ATTEND ALL THREE DAYS, must meet qualifications, complete class independently, and pass all the requirements. Students who are not ''highly qualified'' will earn a Professional Development Statement of Completion.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Sandra Nix.


Meet The Instructor

Christine A. Price

Christine Price is a graduate of Wright State University and Antioch McGregor. For 8 years, she was an early childhood educator in inner city schools, as well as the director of MLASC, an after school program. She decided to further her education in special needs as an intervention specialist. In 2009, she moved from Yellow Springs, Ohio to Austin, Texas with her 2 children. She came to work at STEPS in January 2010. Since coming to STEPS, the program has grown exponentially. She is grateful to be part of this unique opportunity for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Course Information

Feb 4th - Feb 27th
4 Weeks Total
TWTh , W , Th @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
21.00 Total Hours
Course Instructor
7 Students Registered
17 Seats Available

Course Registration

Course Cost Breakdown:
Base Cost of $220.00 + $1 Fees
$221 Course Cost
*May require a $1 or $3 insurance fee

This course was part of the 2020 Spring Semester and registration is closed. For additional help, please contact the program coordinator.

Learn about our registration process.
Note: additional fees may be applied.


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