The North Carolina
Association of Teacher Assistants

NCATA

SUPPORTING TEACHER ASSISTANTS

The North Carolina Association of Teacher Assistants promotes
the important role of teacher assistants in the public schools,
provides professional training opportunities, and works to
improve salaries and employment security.


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Members benefit from

* invaluable PEER NETWORKING

* focused LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY

* critical NEWS & INFORMATION

* annual CONFERENCE & EDUCATION WORKSHOPS

* opportunities for PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

* opportunities for RECOGNITION and AWARDS.


How Many TA's Work in NC?


Want to know more about the education budget? 
Ever wonder how the lottery money is utilized? 

Highlights of the NC Public School Budget February 2017

Highlights of the NC Public School Budget 2014-2015

Highlights of the NC Public School Budget 2013-2014

Highlights of the NC Public School Budget 2012-2013


Has funding increased or decreased since 2008? 
What do you think? Click on the link below.
 

http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/fbs/budget/fundingchanges.pdf

From the 2015 Budget Bill: 

TEACHER ASSISTANT ALLOTMENT

SECTION 8.47.(a) G.S. 115C-105.25(b) is amended by adding a new subdivision to read:

"(3a) No funds shall be transferred out of the teacher assistants allotment category."

SECTION 8.47.(b) This act provides local school administrative units the dollar equivalent of teacher assistant positions based on the following ratios:

(1) Two teacher assistants for every three classes in kindergarten. (2) One teacher assistant for every two classes in grades 1 and 2. (3) One teacher assistant for every three classes in grade 3.

For the 2015-2016 fiscal year, funds shall be distributed based on an estimated statewide average salary and benefits per position and an average class size of 21 students in membership per classroom. 

Want to know how many teacher assistants work in your school system? Click HERE and then choose your school system from the drop-down menu. 


North Carolina Association of Teacher Assistants
PO Box 334
Welcome, NC 27374
Phone Toll Free: 1.800.979.2077
Fax: 1.800.979.2077

For issues on this website, please email Melinda Zarate, Communications Director.  (mzarate.NCATA@gmail.com)

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