Portage College

Educational Assistant

Program Information

School:Portage College
Faculty:Human Services
Degree:Diploma; Online
Field of Study:Teacher Assistant/Aide
Description:=The Educational Assistant Diploma Program enables the student to enhance their knowledge and skills in children's programming with a focus on in-depth study of school-age (ECS to Grade 12) educational programs. Building on the foundations of the EA Certificate, learning in this program will: explore the historical and philosophical influences on current best practices in school-age educational programming; examine the sociology of the Canadian family; develop specialized practice in supporting programming for children with exceptionalities and developmental disabilities; expand understanding and strategies in the areas of mathematics and language learning; strengthen insights and approaches for working effectively as a contributing team member in planning and supporting school-age learning. This program offers a combination of theoretical instruction along with practical experience in an educational setting.
URL:Educational Assistant at Portage College
Length:47 Week(s)

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:

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    Modified on July 28, 2016