What is a teacher assistant?

Answer A teacher assistant helps teachers with clerical, instructional and supervisory tasks in the classroom. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the U.S. employed 1.3 million teacher assi... Read More »

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Can a teacher assistant be in a classroom without a teacher?

Teacher assistants can spend time in the classroom without the supervising teacher present. There are times when the supervising teacher should be in the class to observe both the assistant and the... Read More »

What do i need to become a teacher's assistant?

The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that the demand for teacher's assistants will increase by 10 percent through 2018. As a result of this growth, the bureau predicts the creation... Read More »

What is a teacher's assistant?

Teacher's assistants benefit teachers by sharing the classroom duties with them. One major duty is assisting in the discipline of the students. Teacher's assistants usually hold either an associate... Read More »

What are the requirements for being a teacher assistant?

Teacher assistants, also known as paraprofessionals or teacher aides, provide instructional and clerical support in a school. As of 2010, the educational and training requirements are not as rigoro... Read More »