Your LIF time is not be scheduled as part of working directly with students, photocopying or filing etc.
It is for consultation, collaboration and planning. Options for scheduling are:
daily 9 minutes elementary 12 minutes high school
weekly 45 minutes elementary 60 minutes high school
biweekly 90 minutes elementary 120 minutes high school
Increasing weekly EA hours to enhance special education to provide increased time for consultation, collaborative planning and meetings.
EA includes: Education Assistants, Youth Care Workers, Aboriginal Education Workers and Early Childhood Educators.
Identified support staff working in the district will have 45 or 60 minutes of paid time added to their weekly time allocations for the 40 weeks of school to provide for increased student coverage during the school day, to attend IEP meetings, and other school-based meetings.
·Elementary LIF for identified support staff working 17. 5 to 29.25 hours per week will receive 45 minutes per week
Secondary LIF for identified support staff working 17.5 to 34.0 hours per week will receive 60 minutes per week.