Supporting Learners Understanding the School and the curriculum
Module leader: Wendy Yarnall
This module has been developed to provide professional development for Teaching Assistants and can be an introduction to the Specialist Teaching Assistant, STA course. It examines the National Curriculum and recent developments in Education as well as addressing the issues of professional competency for Teaching Assistants.
Module content includes:
Course orientation and study methods
An introduction to the National Curriculum
The roles and responsibilities of teaching assistants
Creating an effective working partnership
The School and the Community.