Feb 01, 2019

Substitute Authorization Class

Substitute Authorization Classl


This course is designed to meet the requirements for the Substitute Authorization. The course addresses the four components required by the Board of Educational Examiners: Classroom Management, Diversity, Ethics and Strategies for Learning. Upon successful completion of the program, the participant may apply to the Board of Educational Examiners for authorization to substitute teach. Iowa licensure also requires a state and federal background check. Receiving a Substitute Authorization will allow an individual to substitute PK-12 for no more than five consecutive days in one job assignment and no more than 10 of 30 days in one assignment. An individual who holds a Paraeducator Certificate AND completes this course will be authorized to substitute in the
special education classroom in which the individual paraeducator is employed. Additional fees for certification, background checks and Mandatory Reporter training apply.

April 29, May 1, 3, 2019
5:00-9:00 p.m.
May 4, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Grant Wood AEA
4401 Sixth St. SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Persons with B.S. or B.A. from a regionally accredited institution outside of education who want to substitute PK-12, and certified paraeducators who want to become authorized to substitute teach in the special education classroom to which they are assigned.

Brad Colton or Chad Blanchard

Course Number: 167714 Section Number: 249577
Registration Deadline: April 22, 2019
Credit: SA – 1 Sem. Hr.
• Total for Substitute Authorization: $135.00 (includes $35.00 materials fee)
• Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.

Registration Information
GWAEA Professional Learning, 319-399-6767 or 800-798-9771, ext. 6767 or gwaeapd@gwaea.org