Friday, September 27, 2019
SD52 looks to offer Education Assistant course
With a new school year now heading towards the end of its first month, School District 52 is looking to expand on its roster of available Education Assistants in the community and towards that is offering an Education Assistants Certificate course.
The program will introduce participants to the organizational structure of schools and the role of Education Assistants in the classroom.
Among some of the themes to be explored as part of the program are educational principles with particular attention towards individualized instruction, as well as the importance of creating a positive learning experience.
The program is designed to help develop and practice skills to implement modifications and adaptations of the school curriculum for students with special needs.
For those who complete the program, work could be available with the School District under the supervision of classroom teachers and School District administrators.
With Educational Assistants providing support towards the learning and independence of children who benefit from the additional assistance in meeting educational goals.
You can get a sample of the scope of duties of an Education Assistant from this posting for a position at École Roosevelt School
To find out more about the SD52 program contact Tamara Dickens at Tamara.Dickens@sd52.bc.ca
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