educational assistants

  • Recognition Of Educational Assistants Is Overdue

    To the Editor:

    We are the unrecognized group of educational assistants that work in Newtown School District. We are also known as paraprofessionals, classroom aides, aides, and teachers helpers. There are a total of 133 educational assistants that work in classrooms from kindergarten through twelfth grade. Not only do we work in the classroom, but also in math, reading, writing, computers, project adventure, and cafeteria throughout Newtown School District in all schools