Do you enjoy children? Do you have a baccalaureate degree? Would you like part-time employment? Local school districts are struggling with a shortage of substitute teachers. A substitute authorization can be issued to a person with an Associate Degree or 60 semester hours, or a Paraeducator who completes Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' Board of Educational Examiners Approved Substitute Authorization Program. The course content will include Ethics, Classroom Management, Diversity, and Instructional Strategies. Upon completion of the course and the submission of Educational Examiners requirements, an individual is eligible to be authorized to substitute in a K-12 institution. Prerequisites: Holds an Associate Degree or 60 semester hours from a regionally accredited institution or completed an approved Paraeducator certification program and holds a Paraeducator certificate. Minimum age of 20 years.
*This class is offered over Zoom video webinar platform. The training will require a computer and internet access. We will send your classroom login instructions for Zoom via email 1-2 days before class. If you do not receive an email with a link, call our Continuing Education office at 563-336-3444.