Elementary Education Student Teaching

REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENT TEACHING:teaching students

  • Successfully completed BLOCKS I, II, III, IV and V
  • Passed required state tests
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher
  • Cumulative Professional GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Completed a current Certified Background Criminal History Check

*Failure to meet the above requirements could postpone your student teaching.

When the above requirements are met, complete the following:

ElEd Student Teaching Application

Geographical Choices Form

Writing Center Confirmation Form

Email all 3 completed forms to Gaye Lindsley, Director of Student Teaching by the due date.

Under no circumstances should you contact the School, Superintendent, Principal or Teacher about your contract.


Program Specific Forms and Rubrics:

Observation Form (also available in the Education Office)

ElEd Class Observation Rubric

ElEd Universal Lesson Plan Rubric

Dispositions Rubric

Professional Behaviors Rubric

ElEd Student Teaching Midterm Evaluation Form

ElEd Student Teaching Final Evaluation Form

Outstanding Future Educator Nomination Form


Student Teaching Resources:

Teacher Candidate Handbook

Student Teaching Newsletter

Recommended Schedule for Co-Teaching


Student Teacher Forms:

ElEd Student Teaching Application

Geographical Choices Form

Teacher Work Sample Information

Survey about Experience

Online Course Evaluation


University Supervisor Forms:

Procedures of Student Teaching Observations

Observation form (also available in the Education office)

ElEd Student Teaching Midterm Evaluation Form

ElEd Student Teaching Final Evaluation Form

Mileage Reimbursement Form

Survey about Experience


Cooperating Teacher Forms:

ElEd Student Teaching Midterm Evaluation Form

ElEd Student Teaching Final Evaluation Form

Survey about Experience