|Bilingual Instructional Paraprofessional
the supervision of a classroom teacher, the Bilingual Instructional
Paraprofessional has the responsibility for assisting classroom teachers with
instruction and discipline in instructional situations for at least 80% of the
school day. Responsibilities include,
but are not limited to:
Small group tutoring or instruction of children in the
student’s home language, if possible
Providing assistance with individual/group tutoring, including introducing and monitoring
instructional activities, monitoring testing situations, planning for instruction with the teacher,
and managing student social skills development activities while providing home
language support for the student through interpretive translation. (Assistance
may include creating and using alternative instructional materials, bilingual
dictionaries, computer –assisted programs in English, based on the student’s
Instructional assistance may include securing/producing
teaching resources, leading reading and or other academic group activities and
responding to individual students requiring academic assistance. This
assistance, when possible, would include home language assistance.
Supervising student use of equipment (computers, tape recorders,
etc) distributing/collecting assignments based on the teacher’s directions, and facilitating
the teacher in assessing student progress.
Assisting the teacher with developing , implementing and
evaluating classroom behavior management plans such as monitoring the behavior
of individuals or groups of students, assisting with student conflict
resolution, providing reinforcement to students for appropriate behavior,
crisis intervention under the direction of the teacher and maintaining the
classroom management plan established by the teacher.
Facilitating communication(written or oral) with ELL families
in parent-teacher conferences, relaying information from teacher to family, or
family to school, etc. in the student’s home language, when possible.
Assist the teacher with clerical, copying, and other
Agradecemos a la Sra. Maria Machin por su generosa colaboración.
llame inmediaramente !!!!
Executive Director of ESOL and World Languages
Duval County Public Schools