- I would make sure that new teachers were well practiced in running classes and taking data before putting them on shift.
I learn more from my students than they learn from me. At work, I've seen students come into school with limited skills; challenging social behavior; and poor communication. These same students can now communicate either verbally or with a communication device, have jobs in the community, can cook independently, and have few instances of challenging behavior. It is amazing to know that I helped to contribute to the progress of a student, progress that will change his or her life.
I think that our company should provide maternity leave. We work very hard, and it is not always a safe environment to be in when not feeling well. I also think that they should work on the training for the job, especially with the academic aspects of the job.