Teacher Assistant Requirements in Idaho

Requirements to work in Title I School
In the state of Idaho, all teacher assistants that wish to provide instructional assistance in a Title I school or any assistance program that is paid with Title I funds is required to meet at least one of following requirements:

  • Successfully complete at least two years (32 semester hours) of study at an institution of higher education or
  • An associates degree from an accredited institution of higher education or
  • Pass a State Paraprofessional Test

Additional Requirements and Preparation
Pass state and federal background checks
CPR/First Aid certified