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Special Education Assistant

Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

From stay-at-home mom to education assistant

“You’re never too old to go back to school,” says Carolynn Browton, a stay-at-home mom who enrolled in the Education...

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Education, Health & Human Development, Hot Topics

5 reasons to become an education assistant

Did you know that there are currently more than 9,800 full-time education assistants working in schools in B.C.? According to the...
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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Arts & Sciences

Three siblings, one passion: helping children

Working as a Special Education Assistant is a challenging—and rewarding—job. Sometimes, you literally spend your days running. Nancy Trigueros remembers...

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Changemakers, Education, Health & Human Development

Math communication


Apart from house keys, math fundamentals are one of the easiest things to lose. In fact, math could be the...

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Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Twenty-five heads are better than one


Sandra Bridgman, a student in the Special Education Assistant (SEA) program, saw the problem and the solution at the same...

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