Foundations courses (EDUC 210, EDUC 300) and Secondary Methods courses require a
placement in school.
Paul Gasior, Field Experience Coordinator, will provide you
with a school placement. You must complete an on-line
placement request for each semester that you are enrolled in a
foundations, methods or internship course. Field requests
are completed the semester before the placement is needed.
Background affirmations are required at the beginning of each
academic year and in the semester that you apply for internship.
Field Placement Request Forms
placements require candidates to clock 30 hours of
observation in schools.
A 1/2 day placement in a
school is required for Content Area and Reading Methods in
the Middle and High School Part I.
Content Area and Reading Methods in the Middle and High
School Part II requires one full day placement
in school. Candidates in PART II methods should begin to track
the clinical field experience requirement using the 100 Day Calendar.
The semester long internship requires a
minimum of 80 days to be completed in two placements in a
Professional Development School. Grade levels change
from placement one to placement two. Entry into
internship occurs after required methods courses are
completed. Total number of credits, overall GPA and
methods and content major GPA requirements must be met and checked by your
advisor and the Field Experience coordinator prior to a
placement in an internship. Use the links below to apply for
complete a Background Affirmation form each YEAR
before a school placement can be made. The
information that you provide may
be shared with prospective schools
for their consideration as part of your
Return a signed copy of your form to the Field Experience
Office, TETC 353 or FAX a copy to 410-548-2593