53-481 Secondary Student Teaching

Candidates will complete a 15-week student teaching opportunity. They will be expected to assume full responsibility for the duties of classroom teacher, including development delivery and assessment of instruction, grading and evaluation of students, classroom management, communication with parents and school personnel, and interpretation of data related to student learning. Progress in development is carefully monitored through observation and feedback from the cooperating teacher, university supervisor and content area specialist.



2.75 GPA; Admission to student teaching; all required content, methods and field experience course work completed; and a negative TB test on file.


Note: 05-480, 53-481, 54-483 and 05-484 Student Teaching may be repeated only once for credit with the consent of the College of Education and the Teacher Education Committees.

53-499 Independent Study

This course includes a study or project done under the direction of a member of the College of Education.



Consent of Dean, Independent Study Form.