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Paraeducator Certification Print This Page

Student assistance - not leading any direct instruction.
Contact Information
Iowa Board of Educational Examiners
701 E. Court Ave Suite A
Des Moines IA, 50309(map)
Mike Cavinmike.cavin@iowa.gov
P: (515) 281-3437
F: (515) 281-7669

License Details

Code Citation
Who Applies
Those providing student assistance and who are not leading any direct instruction, and who complete a an approved paraeducation certification program.
When To Apply
4-6 weeks prior to the start of employment
Initial Requirements
Completion of a an approved paraeducation certification program and verification of high school completion or equivalence.
5 years
Processing Time
4-6 weeks
Fee Structure
$40 to apply $75 background check for new applicants $50 to renew
Renewal Requirements
3 renewal credits and the mandatory reporter trainings for child and dependent adult abuse.
Additional Information
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