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 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 2017 schedule for all camps.

ED 214
Practicum: Outdoor School

Outdoor School - Multnomah ESD

Gain training & experience in instruction & supervision of 6th graders w/specific needs in an outdoor school setting. Spend a week between April 9th and May 26th counseling at Outdoor School. Call 503-257-1607 to sign up and attend a training on Sat. 4/8 at the MESD, Auditorium, 11611 NE Ainsworth Circle. At the end of your week, you will be asked to write a paper highlighting the experience & send it to Kitty Boryer at the Mult. ESD. The 5 sites that are used by MESD are: Arrah Wanna, Angelos, Canby Grove, Howard, & Namanu. For further information call Kitty at 503-257-1607.

ED 214
Practicum: Outdoor School

Library Assistant and Teacher Relicensing

ED 112
Intro to Children's Literature
ED 224
Foundations of Education