What were you doing before attending Sprott Shaw College?
I was working as an office administrator at a self-storage company.
Why did you choose Sprott Shaw College?
Of all the colleges I checked out, I had the most positive experience at Sprott Shaw. I felt like I would get the most support and attention with Sprott Shaw.
How was the admissions process?
The amissions process was very easy, and my advisor was there to help me through every step.
What program did you choose and why?
I chose the Education Assistant program because I have always wanted to be in education, and I was ready for a rewarding career doing something I would love.
What was the environment like during your time at Sprott Shaw College?
The staff and students were all so friendly and welcoming. The staff are all completely professional, and very supportive.
Where was your practicum or co-op and how was it?
My practicum was at Strathcona Elementary School, and it was a wonderful experience.
How long did it take you to find a job after graduation?
I had an interview a few days after the end of practicum, and I was hired a little over a week after that.
Where do you work? Can you explain your duties?
Right now, I am working with grade nine and ten students at a high school in Chilliwack, supporting them during class.
If you could give advice to someone coming to Sprott Shaw, what would you say?
Don’t be afraid to ask questions, everyone there wants you to succeed!
Is there anything else you would like to share?
Sprott Shaw helped me take control of my life by putting me on a path towards the life I have always wanted! Cannot recommend them enough.
Education Assistant Program