Lourdes Cabrerra, a teacher assistant at South Smithfield Elementary Schools, helps first-grader Victor Castro learn how to read.
Lourdes Cabrerra, a teacher assistant at South Smithfield Elementary Schools, helps first-grader Victor Castro learn how to read. pseligson@newsobserver.com
Lourdes Cabrerra, a teacher assistant at South Smithfield Elementary Schools, helps first-grader Victor Castro learn how to read. pseligson@newsobserver.com

Schools making do with fewer teaching assistants

October 07, 2013 6:15 PM