Role of the ESOL Instructional Assistant

  • Reports to school administration and works with students in collaboration with the teacher
  • Assists non-English and beginning English speakers with language and cultural support
  • Supports student achievement in the classroom environment
  • Translates/interprets
  • Engages with parents to support their needs
  • Assists teachers and administration with parent meetings and ELL committees
  • Assists with other duties such as clerical, testing, etc.
  • Attends ESOL professional development and technical assistant meetings