We know that as educational assistants, you go above and beyond, every day, in pursuit of supporting complex needs and impacting the lives of children, families and the learning community to which you belong. You are the vital connection many students need to be successful. This requires skill, dedication and patience beyond measure!
The challenges of supporting students and staff in an environment where teaching and learning needs are continually evolving is complex work.
This series is designed to provide staff who are currently in this complex role as well as EA's new to the role with an overview of educational best practices in support of students and teachers. Participants will also develop an understanding of the importance of a common language and consistency in educational practices across a school or district.
Session 1 - Introduction/Roles and Responsibilities
Session 2 - Responsive Relationships (Community, Parents & Professional Communication and Interactions)
Session 3 - Overview-Continuum of Supports
Session 4 - Tier 1 Toolbox
Session 5 - Tier 2 Toolbox
Session 6 - Tier 3 & 4 Toolbox/ Supporting Students with Medical and Disability Needs
Session 7 - Supporting Learning in the Classroom
Session 8- Responsive Behaviour Supports
Session 9 - Understanding Support Plans/Connecting the Pieces
As a Learning Associate with Jigsaw Learning, Collette brings a wealth of experience specializing in online learning, synchronous/asynchronous learning design, diverse learning strategies, school leadership and educational consulting. With Jigsaw Learning, Collette works strategically with school district leaders, principals and teachers to bring the vision of Collaborative Response, as well as WeCollab, into reality through facilitating the development of effective plans for implementation. Through fostering collaborative relationships, Collette is highly skilled at supporting administrators and teachers with navigating blended face to face and online platforms to meet the needs of all learners within the context of Universal Design.
Administrator/Administration, Educational Assistant/Assistant en éducation, Learning Coaches/Accompagnateur pédagogique
K-12/Tous niveaux Maternelle à 12