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SPED 419: Student Teaching in the Elementary School

In this culminating field experience, candidates complete a teaching experience in an elementary school under the supervision of a cooperating teacher and college supervisor. This is a full-semester assignment. Graded S, U.
8-10 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • undergraduates and second degree candidates must have a cumulative GPA of 2.50 a full semester prior to student teaching
  • satisfactory completion of the admission and retention requirements for the special education and the elementary or secondary education programs
  • concurrent enrollment in SPED 440
  • M.A.T. candidates must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 a full semester prior to student teaching
  • passing score(s) on the Praxis II Content Knowledge Tests, approved Preparing to Teach Portfolio in all applicable programs
  • completion of the community service requirement
  • a negative result from the required tuberculin test

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