Foundations courses (EDUC 210, ECED 215, EDUC 304) and Methods
Block A and B, and Internship C and D courses require a
placement in schools.
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
require candidates to clock 30 hours of observation in
A 1/2 day placement in a
school is required for Block A and Block B methods courses.
Block C begins the first phase of the required 100-Day
internship. Block C placements required one full day
in school. Candidates in Block C should begin to track
the field time requirement using the 100 Day Calendar.
Block D 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 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