Student Teaching Handbook and Getting Started

  1. Attend a workshop led by the to learn about student teaching requirements on or around October 1 for the following winter/spring and February 1 for the following fall semester. Check your email or on our announcements page for specific dates and times. After this meeting, you will fill out the Student Teaching Request Form.
  2. Student Teaching Application – Due mid-semester prior to student teaching
  3. Once an evaluation of your coursework and field experience hours is conducted, the student teaching placement staff will begin requesting a placement for you.
  4. Attend a seminar near the end of the semester prior to student teaching to receive your new student teaching placement and to meet your student teaching supervisor.
  5. After learning your cooperating teacher’s name and contact information, you will email them to begin discussing your student teaching experience.
  • Before your student teaching assignment begins, review, and sign the Student Teaching Contract with your cooperating teacher.
    Click here for the Student Teaching Contract