I started Educational Support Program

September 7, 2015

I am looking to gain new skills to begin a new career

I started Semester 2 of the Educational Support Program

January 4, 2016

I signed up for 4 courses. My goal is to complete the program at my pace (2-3 years).

I started Spring online courses

May 2, 2016

My goal is to complete three online courses during the Spring session.

I started year 2 of Educational Support program

September 6, 2016

My goal is to learn more about technology in education this semester. I am taking the Technology in Education course and will be learning new strategies and tools. I will also be going on my first placement. My goal is gain as much experience as possible and apply the skills I am learning in the program

I started the Technology in Education course

September 6, 2016

I hope to learn about social media and technology applications and tools that I can use in my role as an EA, as well as with other professionals.

I am in the Technoloy in Education course

Approx. October 2016

So far I have worked with Twitter, Googledocs, Pinterest and learned about other edtech tools that students are using for collaboration and in and and out of the classroom. My goal is to discover edtech tools that I can learn and be comfortable using. I will also need to learn how to use and demonstrate Periscope - live broadcasting - for one of my assignments

I start Winter 2017 semester of the Educational Support program

January 3, 2017

I will start my second placement and take three other courses. I will apply everything that I have learned so far in the course. My goal is to have a very successful second placement and build on my experience from the first placement

I start Spring semester

Approx. May 2017

My goal is to continue on to complete courses towards the Educational Support program. I will continue with a third placement in a different school. My goal is to be as ready for work as possible, as I will have gained lots of practicum experience by this time.

I will start fall semester

Approx. September 2017

My long-term goal is to be ready to complete the courses for the Educational Support program by this semester. I will have my resume and portfolios ready. I will be actively promoting myself and seeking opportunities for employment in January 2018.