410.4 Education Assoicate

The board may employ education associates or other instructional support personnel to assist licensed personnel in nonteaching duties, including, but not limited to:

  • managing and maintaining records, materials and equipment;
  • attending to the physical needs of children; and
  • performing other limited services to support teaching duties when such duties are determined and directed by the teacher.

Education associates who hold a teaching certificate are compensated at the rate of pay established for their position as an education associate.  It is the responsibility of the principal to supervise education associates.

Legal Reference:      Iowa Code §§ 279.8; 280.3, .14.

                                    281 I.A.C. 12.4(9); .5(9).

Cross Reference:     411.2   Classified Employee Qualifications, Recruitment, Selection

Approved  2/8/2022                            Reviewed                                             Revised