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Teacher Assistants

Assist teachers in instructing students.

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High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Assist students with special educational needs.
  • Assist other educational professionals with projects or research.
  • Collaborate with other teaching professionals to develop educational programs.
  • Apply multiple teaching methods.
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Job Title Examples:

Instructional Assistant
Teacher Assistant

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