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Iowa Western offers the Substitute Authorization course allowing an individual who holds a bachelor's degree to substitute in grades PK-12 for no more than five consecutive days and no more than 10 days in a 30-day period in one job assignment for a regularly assigned teacher who is absent, except in the driver's education classroom. A school district administrator may file a written request with the board for an extension of the 10-day limit in one job assignment on the basis of documented need and benefit to the instructional program. The licensure committee will review the request and provide a written decision either approving or denying the request. An individual who holds a paraeducator certificate and completes the substitute authorization program is authorized to substitute only in the special education classroom in which the individual paraeducator is employed.

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Class ID: 3608

Start date: 10/09/21

End date: 10/10/21

2 sessions

Tuition: $260.00

Location : Council Bluffs, Looft Hall Location : 
  Council Bluffs, Looft Hall.

4 Seats Left

Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM & Daily 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Section Number: 20


Class ID: 3609

Start date: 11/13/21

End date: 11/14/21

2 sessions.

Tuition: $260.00

Location : Council Bluffs, Looft Hall Location : 
  Council Bluffs, Looft Hall.

7 Seats Left

Daily - Sat,Sun 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (11/13/2021-11/14/2021)

Section Number: 21