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St. James-Assiniboia School Division
Great Schools for Growing and Learning
Education Support Services

Educational Support Services (E.S.S.) provides clinical support services to children, youth, parents and teachers in the St. James-Assiniboia School Division.  Our professional team includes: Speech/Language Pathologists, Social Workers, Psychologists, Reading Clinicans, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Teacher for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and a Behaviour Intervention Team. It also includes both the Indigenous Education and English as an Additional Language teams, which provide support in the areas of curriculum and instruction to all divisional staff.

Objectives of Educational Support Services

  • To meet the needs of children in the learning process
  • To provide intervention on an individual, family and small group basis
  • To assist in the early identification of children with special needs, and social, emotional, learning and communicating concerns
  • To assist teaching staff and parents to provide an environment which enhances learning
  • To provide workshops and inservicing for school staff, other professionals, and parents with respect to children's learning, social and emotional difficulties
  • To foster interagency cooperation and partnerships with community-based services

November 7 (full)Fountas & Pinnell Benchmark TrainingESS
November 13 (p.m.)Observation Survey Training ESS
November 14 (full)EAL UDL Design LabESS
November 15 (full)ADHD SessionESS
November 27 (a.m.)CBT Strategies in the ClassroomESS
November 27 (p.m.)EDI DataHeritage-Victoria CC
November 28 (a.m.)Indigenous Education CohortPSDC
December 19 (a.m.)Ruth HargraveESS
January 15 (full)Transitioning Out of Pattern TextESS
January 29 (full)Transitioning Out of Pattern TextESS
January 30 (a.m.)VTRAMTS-Harcourt
February 7 (a.m.)Fine Motor SkillsESS
February 13 (full)EAL Cultural AwarenessESS
February 14 (a.m.)FASD SessionESS
February 19 (a.m.)VTRAMTS-Harcourt
February 20 (a.m.)Multiple Adverse Childhood Exper.MTS-Harcourt
February 27 (a.m.)DBT with J. KatzESS
March 6 (a.m.)Ruth HargraveESS
April 17 (a.m.)DBT with J. KatzESS
April 24 (a.m.)Indigenous Education CohortPSDC
May 15 (full)DBT with J. KatzPSDC
May 16 (full)DBT with J. KatzPSDC
May 29 (a.m.)Ruth HargraveESS