Teacher Assisting

A teacher assistant enjoys working with students and wants to make a difference in the lives of others. Educational support personnel have different titles; they are referred to as teacher assistants or teacher aides. Common tasks include assisting students with their work, working with students who need extra help, or working with small groups.

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Potential Industry Certifications / Credentials

Areas of Study

  • Students practice and develop skills needed to be successful educators.
  • Students work in classrooms on-site where they assist classroom learning by helping the teacher and students.

Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO)
Labor Market Information

This program supports students' college and career readiness. Students are college and career ready when they have the knowledge, skills, and academic preparation needed to enroll and succeed in college credit-bearing courses within an associate or bachelor degree program without the need for remediation. Students need these same attributes and levels of achievement to enter and succeed in post-secondary workforce education or to enter a career path offering a living wage and future advancement.