For cooperating teachers
School of Education, Professional & Continuing Education
Thank you Cooperating Teachers!Your effort on behalf of our Teacher Candidates is greatly appreciated.
2017 Cooperating Teacher Appreciation Mini-Grant Application
The School of Education is once again offering a mini-grant opportunity to our cooperating teachers in acknowledgement of their dedication and support for our teacher candidates. The mini-grant applications are due May 1st, 2017. Please click on the links below for application materials.
- Supervision of Student Teacing (CI-695)
This 3 credit blended (on-line & in-person) graduate course is designed for teachers who plan to supervise teacher candidates and to prepare teachers for supervision responsibilities.
- Introductory Triad Visit
The first meeting of Cooperating Teacher, University Supervisor, and Teacher Candidate
- Roles for Cooperating Teachers
What is expected from the Cooperating Teacher?
- Teacher Candidate Progress Review
When a Teacher Candidate is not meeting expectations
- Student Observation Form
This is an optional use form. At least one Observation Form is required, but Cooperating Teachers may use their own formats rather than this form.
- Standards in Practice (SIP) Rubric Guide for Field and Student Teaching Placements
This guide explains the purpose of the SIP and how use of the rubric differs when used to evaluate a Field I or II experience versus evaluation of a Student Teaching placement.
- Standards in Practice (SIP) Rubric
The SIP Rubric is used for evaluation of a teacher candidate during all phases of field experience: Field I, Field II, and Student Teaching. During a Student Teaching placement, the SIP Rubric is used for both the mid-term and final evaluation of the teacher candidate.
Spring 2017 Field Experience Information Meeting
Thursday, October 19
1400 Centennial Hall
Teacher Employment Seminar / edTPA Support Day
Friday, October 27
8:00 - 4:30 pm
Spring 2018 Field Experience Application Deadline
Thursday, November 2
Fall 2018 Student Teaching Information Meeting
6:00 - 7:00 pm
1400 Centennial Hall
Fall 2018 Student Teaching Application Day
11:00 - 2:00 pm
Student Union 3310
Spring 2018 Student Teacher Orientation
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Student Union (Bluffs)