You are here

410.4 Education Aide



Series 400


Policy Title:  Education Aide                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Code No.  410.4


The Board may employ education aides or other instructional support personnel to assist licensed personnel in non-teaching duties, including, but not limited to:

  • managing and maintaining records, materials and equipment;
  • attending to the physical needs of children; and
  • performing other limited services to support teaching duties when such duties are determined and directed by the teacher.

Education aides who hold a teaching certificate are compensated at the rate of pay established for their position as an education aide.  It is the responsibility of the principal to supervise education aides.


Approved:  April 13, 2004

Reviewed:  December 10, 2013


Legal Reference:  Iowa Code §§ 279.8; 280.3, .14 (2001).  281 I.A.C.; 12.4(9); .5(9)

Cross Reference:  411.2 Classified Employee Qualifications, Recruitment, Selection