teaching assistant


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teaching assistant

n. Abbr. TA
1. A graduate or undergraduate student at a university or college who assists the primary instructor for a particular course, often as a part-time or work-study job.
2. A teaching fellow.

teaching assistantship n.

teaching assistant

n
(Education) another name for classroom assistant
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"It is expected that the school will lose between eight and 12 teaching assistant posts and it is working closely with human resources and recognised trade unions to ensure this process is as smooth as possible.
MORE than 100 teaching assistants in Conwy have been warned they could lose their jobs.
Katie Williams was awarded the "Outstanding Teaching Assistant of the Term" award in recognition of all her hard work.
"No one has had their pay reduced at this stage and the proposals will ensure that no teaching assistant will see any reduction during the two-year compensation period if they work the hours offered.
Barley Fields' Class 1 with, from left, teaching assistants Allison Stephenson and Jennifer Lane, teacher Katrina Ripley and teaching assistant Sarah Robson
Durham's under-threat teaching assistants won the backing of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as he urged council bosses to "get this sorted".
Qualified as well as gold medalists adding that the selected ones were labeled as Teaching Assistant which was contemptuous and humiliating.
Yes, sometimes a teaching assistant has to take a class until a supply teacher comes in, but they are fully equipped with their knowledge from planning and preparation, and they know the pupils in their care.
(left), educational teaching assistant |at Ravenshall School, receives her training certificate from Locala's clinical director Tina Quin 291214SPEECH
The teaching assistant qualification is Level 2 and Level 3 Award/ Certificate/Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.
Karen Bird, from St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School in Kings Norton, has achieved Higher Level Teaching Assistant status.
Subjects were asked to complete a questionnaire concerning a teaching assistant that they had this semester.

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