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What do teacher assistants really do, anyway?

If someone asked you what teacher assistants do in the classroom, could you answer the question?

While budget proposals coming from the Senate and Governor Pat McCrory call for cuts to funding for teacher assistants in grades K-3, let’s consider what TAs accomplish in the classroom every day.

From the North Carolina Association of Teacher Assistants:

Duties of a Teacher Assistant

Daily Routine

Safety

Before and After School Duties

School Activities