Educational Paraprofessional (Instructional Assistant), AS
This degree program prepares paraprofessionals to work with children in a variety of ways that enhance learning. Graduates will be able to assist classroom teachers in working with K-12 students, including students with special needs. This associate degree certifies that paraprofessionals are “highly qualified” as specified by federal legislation.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:
- Identify a variety of effective teaching strategies.
Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
|CHLD 1||Child, Family, School and Community||3|
|Choose one from the following:||3|
|Child Growth and Lifespan Development|
|Child Growth and Lifespan Development- Honors|
|Child and Adolescent Development|
|Introduction to Child Psychology|
|CHLD 68||Children With Special Needs||3|
|EDUC 10||Introduction to Education||3|
|EDUC 16||Aspects and Issues in Teaching||3|
|Choose one course from the following:||3|
|Early Literacy in Child Development|
|Health, Safety and Nutrition of Children|
|First Aid and CPR|