Sub or become a fulltime Paraprofessional (Teaching Assistant) in Oklahoma
Do you desire to be in the educational field but not as a teacher? If so, why not try being a paraprofessional. A paraprofessional has opportunities to assist the teacher with the class.
You will be helping students to achieve their goals, and as well achieve the important goal of helping making a difference in the lives of students.
Various options exist to qualify for a position as a full-time or part-time Paraprofessional. The requirements are as follows: An application, background check, 48 college credits, or an Associates Degree, or a passing score on the Oklahoma General Education Test, or achieving a successful score on the Paraprofessional certification. Do you still need more flexibility and don’t want to take your work home? If so, you might consider substituting as a Paraprofessional. All forms can be found at http://www.ok.gov/sde.
This is an ideal position for college students, retirees, dislocated workers, and teachers who want to work in the field of education, but don’t desire a full time obligation as a traditional teacher. The door of opportunity is open. Knock and you might find what you are looking for.
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