Student teaching is the final phase of the education program. It consists of two full-time placements at area school districts for a total of 15 weeks. Please refer to the program descriptions for placement requirements during student teaching, available on the left-hand tab. As with field experience, an application and resume must be submitted in the semester prior to student teaching in order to have the Field Experience Office secure a placement for teacher candidates. Teacher candidates are registered for student teaching by the Field Experience Office. In addition to their placement at a school district, teacher candidates in this phase must attend a weekly seminar with their college supervisor, as well as two mandatory student teaching workshops.
First Placement:Monday, January 28 through Thursday, March 21, 2013
Second Placement: Monday, March 25 through Thursday, May 16, 2013
Student Teaching Workshops are MANDATORY for all student teaching candidates. The first workshop consists of a a complete orientation to student teaching, including panel presenters and a meeting with your college supervisor and seminar group.
First Workshop: Thursday, January 24 from 7:30 AM until 3:30 PM in Edwards. ALL teacher candidates meet for the full day.
Second Workshop: Friday, March 22 Childhood Inclusive meets from 10:00 - 11:30 AM in Drake, Rooms 30 and 53.
Adolescence Inclusive and Cert Only Adolescence Inclusive meets from 1:00 - 2:30 PM in Drake, Rooms 30 and 53. (Alternate Masters teacher candidates do not need to meet at this time if they are not in the Cert Only program.)
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