Skills and Knowledge focus of EAs in the classroom

🤓👩‍🏫 Your Education Assistants will play a key role in your classroom. Here are the skills and knowledge activities that will be required per phase!

Foundation and Inter-Sen Phases:

  • Improve foundational skills of reading for meaning and writing
  • Create awareness about occupations
  • Instill aspiration to pursue a career
  • Organise games and plan role-playing activities to showcase different careers.
  • Assist in the development of Self-concept.
  • Source and disseminate worksheets to assisting learners in building positive Self-concept and understanding themselves better.

Further Education and Training Phase:

  • Facilitate sound career planning decisions based on informed choices about Post School Education and Training (PSET) opportunities
  • Timely application for admission to relevant programmers
  • Applications for funding;
  • Assist learners in recognizing progression routes from their subjects and think about how they may be used in the world of work
  • Provide information about study- and career-related matters e.g. PSET opportunities, labour market, occupations in high demand etc.