Candidate Tools

The Field Experience and Professional Development Schools office: Conway Hall 354.

Complete the Correct Form for Your Placement Needs

Taking ECED 251, EDUC 210, ELED 201 and 202, SCED 300?
If so please complete this request form:  Foundations School PlacementView the Foundations Orientation Video:
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Foundations Orientation Video

Taking a Professional Program methods class?
If so please complete this request form:  Methods School Placement

ALL candidates enrolled in graduate classes that require a field placement in schools must complete this request. Advanced Candidates School Placement. Fingerprint based background checks are required for all teacher candidates and interns.

Please download and complete the Background form that needs to go to SUPD before or at the time of your fingerprinting session.


There are numerous scholarships available for teacher candidates and interns.
Check out what is available! Visit the Education Scholarships and Awards page.


SU Candidate Professional Dispositions Policy & Expectations

Professional responsibilities for Salisbury University teacher education candidates for courses and field experiences (Foundations, Methods or Internship) is governed by the Seidel School of Education and Professional Studies Professional Dispositions Policy.  Please click on the links below to review how the Seidel School of Education and Professional Studies reviews a candidate during their coursework or while placed in field experience. See Co-Teaching Materials for more resources.

  • Disposition Policy: Use this link to review the policy regarding SU candidate professional responsibilities for coursework and field experiences.
  • Candidate Self-Assessment: Use this link to self evaluate the professional responsibilities expected of SU teacher candidates.
  • SU Student Code of Conduct: Use this link to review the campus policy for all SU students