Are you interested in becoming an Education Assistant?
This course will prepare you to work as Education Assistants in schools as part of an educational team. Education Assistants work under the instructional supervision of classroom teachers and School District administrators while supporting the learning and independence of children who benefit from additional assistance in meeting their educational goals.
This course will introduce you to the organizational structure of schools and the role of Education Assistants in the classroom. Specific topics will include educational principles with particular attention to individualized instruction, and the importance of creating a positive learning environment. You will develop and practice the skills necessary to implement modifications and adaptations of curriculum to students with special needs. If you are interested in this course, please contact Tamara Dickens at Tamara.Dickens@sd52.bc.ca