Apr 22, 2020

Substitute Authorization Classsubstitute authorization classes offered at g w a e a

This 20 instructional hour course is designed to meet the requirements for Substitute Authorization. The course addresses the four components required by the Board of Educational Examiners including 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.

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 apply.

Revised session dates:
Aug 24, 26, 28

5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Aug 29
8:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m.

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

Please see this special COVID-19 UPDATE - Use of Substitute Teachers. Governor Kim Reynolds has issued a new proclamation as of July 17, 2020, which allows for increased flexibility in the use of substitute teachers during the disaster emergency period.

Chad Blanchard

Course Number: 167714
Registration Deadline: See the above dates for registration deadlines
Credit: SA – 1 Sem. Hr.
• Total for Substitute Authorization: $135.00
• 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.or