Become a Teaching Assistant (TA) or Special Education Assistant and help teachers deliver special support to kids with special needs from K to Grade 12 by assisting with behavior management, social skills development, curriculum implementation, and personal care and physical assistance.
Under the direction of classroom teachers or resource teachers, a Specialist Education Teaching Assistant:
Upon successful completion of the Special Education Teaching Assistant program you will be able to:
This program includes 2 mandatory practicums. The first practicum will be in an elementary school setting, and the second practicum will be in a Middle/High School Setting.
Career opportunities may include: