Cooperating Teachers: Student Teaching
During student teaching, students in Educator Preparation programs move to complete responsibility for the professional role.
The Educator Preparation Office provides cooperating professionals with documentation for placements. The student teaching handbooks provide guidelines for the clinical experience; evaluation forms are used by cooperating professionals to assess student teachers in their culminating clinical experience; student teaching calendars outline placement dates and deadlines.
This paperwork must on be on file in the Educator Preparation Office:
- All Unit Student Teaching Handbook - All Certification Programs
- Early Childhood
- Elementary Education
- Music Education
- Physical Education
- Secondary Handbook
Student Teaching Evaluation Forms
- Clinical Experience Evaluation Form and Rubric
- Clinical Experience Observation Form
- Teacher Candidate Dispositions Assessment and Rubric
Student Teaching Calendar
It is the student teaching candidate’s responsibility to ensure that there is no scheduling conflicts for their attendance of the student teaching seminar course and the start of one’s placement. For upcoming semesters of student teaching, please verify the start date of your seminar course and placement by contacting the Educator Preparation Office.