The New Hampshire state Board of Education recently voted to adopt changes in the certification requirements for paraeducators “The Department of Education has really degraded Para 1 certification to the basic minimum required to be employed,” said Jill Owens, NEA-NH Executive Board member and Education Support Professional in Hampstead. “When our paras first became certified after working to fill out the Competency form required under the old rule, they had a whole new view of their capabilities and worth. It is hard to put into words, but their job became
NEA-NH offers several conferences and workshops throughout the year to provide opportunities for members to increase their skills, learn new education concepts, and earn Professional Development credits.
Current & Upcoming Events
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If you are interested in attending the JIM SWEENEY LEADERSHIP ACADEMY in 2018, as a new or emerging local association leader, contact Bobbi-Jo Michael with your name, email, local association name, and role. That event is currently being planned.
SAVE THE DATE: 2019 ESP Conference, Saturday, April 6, 2019!
Remember we have a professional library of films and books that you can borrow for two weeks at a time. Contact Ally Snyder for details.