Make a positive change in your community as a teacher’s assistant.
As a teacher’s assistant you’ll be providing support for classroom teachers in preschool or K-12 education.
This support includes instruction, record-keeping, supervising students and sometimes planning lessons.
While some teacher’s assistants work primarily in a classroom setting, others may work in specific areas in the school like computer labs or the library.
Teacher’s assistants typically have certain qualities that will make them effective in their jobs. These include:
This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. For more information please visit dcccd.edu/hb1508.
Looking to earn more? A career as a teacher assistant can start you on the path to a great career in education.