Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Paraeducator and Teacher Relicensing

Teachers may register for courses listed below. Teachers Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC) may accept classes numbering 101 or above for teacher re-licensing. Please call TSPC at 503-378-3586 to determine your specific requirements.

ED 100
Introduction to Education
ED 123
Instruct. Strategies: Reading
ED 161
Leadership Development
ED 224
Foundations of Education
ED 251
Overview Exceptional Learner
ED 252
Behavior Management
ED 263
Portfolio Development
ED 264
Portfolio for AAS Paraeducator
ED 270
Practicum I
ED 271
Practicum II
ED 272
Practicum III
ED 291
Bilingual and ESL Strategies

NW Outdoor Science School

Spend one week at Outdoor School as a counselor. Working alongside high school-aged counselors, you will live in a cabin with elementary students and instruct them about natural sciences in an outdoor setting. Participants attend a three-hour training before the Outdoor School session. Then, commit to a one-week practicum experience at an Outdoor School camp site between March 28th and June 3rd. The on-site practicum includes a full day of training and ongoing support. You will write a reflective paper upon completion of the practicum. On-site locations are camps Cedar Ridge, Magruder, Trickle Creek and Westwind. Contact Chad Stewart @ 503-614-1403 or cstewart@nwresd.k12.or.us for information about the training locations/dates and the full Spring 2016 schedule for all camps.

ED 214
Practicum: Outdoor School

Outdoor School - Multnomah ESD

Gain training & experience in instruction & supervision of 6th graders w/special needs in an outdoor school setting. Spend a week counseling at Outdoor School. Call 503-257-1600 for a registration card & register with PCC. Attend a training at the MESD, Auditorium, 11611 NE Ainsworth Circle. Write a paper highlighting the experience & send it to Kitty Boryer at the Mult. ESD. The 3 sites used by MESD are Arrah Wanna, Howard, & Sandy River. For further information call Kitty at 503-257-1607.

ED 214
Practicum: Outdoor School

Library Assistant and Teacher Relicensing

ED 111
Collection Development
ED 112
Intro to Children's Literature
ED 115
Storytelling
ED 116
Lit for Adolescents & Y/Adults
ED 138
Cataloging & Classification
ED 209
Library Practicum I
ED 210
Library Practicum II
ED 224
Foundations of Education
ED 232
Lib. Outreach/Diverse Comm.
ED 265
Library Capstone Portfolio