Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Additional Modules

The required Modules listed on this website are not to be interpreted as an exhaustive list of training for paraprofessionals. Local Education Agencies are encouraged to include paraprofessionals in trainings offered for educators in their districts. Additional training in areas of need and topics pertaining to support provided by paraprofessionals should be made available. Paraprofessionals may also be directed to other informative and pertinent courses on ArkansasIDEAS that can be accessed by non-licensed personnel.

Early Childhood Training (6 hours) - Not available on ArkansasIDEAS

This module addresses specific characteristics and traits of infants, toddlers and young children from ages 0-5 to include behavior and instructional techniques.

State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

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Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

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