Welcome to the Orientation for Paraprofessionals, Educators & Administrators

This orientation is developed by the Montana Paraprofessional Consortium under the direction of the Montana Office of Public Instruction.

This website includes resources, weblinks and assignments that can be used to provide information for paraprofessionals, educators and administrators who work with them. 

This website is "under construction" so check back as further resources are added!

Two excellent resources:
1)  Paraprofessional Webpage available on Montana OPI website. This can be found in one of the following ways
  • Click here to go to the OPI Para Resources Website
  • Or on the OPI website- www.opi.mt.gov--> Programs--> CSPD---> Paraprofessional
  • You may want to bookmark this link so you can find it in the future.  This webpage has lots of resources on it for Paraprofessionals

Check out this 5 minute web tour of resources available to support paraprofessionals and those who work with them.

Overview of Paraprofessional Resources Website

2) Resource Guide for Administrators, Educators,  & Paraprofessionals-  a document that can be downloaded and printed in one of these ways
  • Click here to download your version
  • From the OPI website.  
  • Limited hard copies are available from OPI. Contact Melissa Niemi at mniemi@mt.gov to request copies.
  • Copies may also be available from your Regional CSPD Coordinators.   Check out the CSPD Regions tab on the OPI website to find your Coordinator contact information.
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