Paraprofessional Skills in the Workplace

Identifying Developmental Delay

Accurately and quickly identifying children who are developmentally delayed is paramount to their receiving the services to help them develop. Find out more about the process and tools used toidentify children who are developmentally delayed.

Working with Challenging Behaviors

Being able to work with children who have challenging behaviors is a skill that paraprofessionals use regularly. Find out more about specific resources related to Challenging Behaviors.

Connect Modules

Specialized professional web-based training modules on the following topics are available through CONNECT: The Center to Mobilize Early Childhood Knowledge.

Contact Us

Johnna Darragh-Ernst

Professor Early Childhood Education

1500 W Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8746

Email: johnna.darragh@heartland.edu